Title Image


Activities  |  Happenings  |  Family  |  Warm Weather  |  Winter  |  Our Experts  |  Shop


Outdoor Fun at the Perfect Social Distancing Destination!

  • Activities Shop: We are open for the summer season!  
  • Hiking –Most of the trails are in great shape.
  • There are still wildflowers to see!  Hike our trails to see the progression of the wildflower season.  Later-season flowers are coming into bloom now around the Lodge, and some of the early season wildflowers are still blooming in the shady spots.
  • Mountain Biking:  Rentals are  available.  Quantities are limited, and reservations are recommended.  Most trails are cleared and in great condition.  Please check with the Activities Shop for current information.  There are 2 new trails accessible from the Twisp River side of Thompson Ridge:  “Cowbell”, an intermediate trail, and “Coal Creek”, a Black Diamond trail with amazing views!  These aren’t on the local trail maps yet but you can download the Trail Forks App and find them there.
  • Horseback Riding – Horseback trail rides are up and running!
  • Please, leave no trace. Please pack out what you pack in while enjoying the trails.
  • Tennis Courts are open and racquets are available from the Activities Shop.
  • Rowboat, SUP and Kayak Rentals are available for our guests at Patterson Lake.   Patterson Lake is open year-round for fishing.  Fishing licenses are required, and can be purchased in Winthrop.
  • The Mt. Robinson pool and hot tub and main Lodge pool are open daily from 10 AM-10 PM.  The honor system is in place:  please be courteous to your fellow guests.


With over 3,000 acres of magnificent wilderness as your private playground, Sun Mountain Lodge offers fun-filled activities for every age and ability. Described as a “recreational fantasyland” by the Lonely Planet, we invite you to create the family vacation of your dreams. Explore all of the activities options below!

  • All
  • Family Activities
  • Warm Weather Activities
  • Wine and Dine
  • Winter Activities
Alpine Skis in snow

Alpine Skiing

altai hok skiing

Altai Hok Backcountry Skishoes

helicopter over snowy mountains

Backcountry Excursions


Bird Watching & Nature Viewing

boating on the river

Boating and River Rafting

Cross Country skiers

Cross-Country Skiing and Ski Instruction

Diamonds and Pearls collage

Diamonds and Pearls Wine Dinners

Fly Fishing

Fly Fishing

Game Room

Game Room is currently closed

Gamble Sands Golf Course




group on horseback

Horseback Riding

Ice Skating

Ice Skating, Hockey and More

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

girl watching grouse by the pool

Pools and Hot Tubs

Private Wagon Rides

rock climbers

Rock Climbing and Mountaineering

Sleigh Ride

Sleigh Rides are finished for the season







lamb dinner

The Dining Room

Wine Cellar Bear

The Wine Cellar

Wolf Creek Bar and Grill

The Wolf Creek Grill

spring wildflowers