Late April through October. Children must be 8 years old to ride. Children under ten must be accompanied by an adult. Weight restrictions apply. Advance registration required.
1 ½ HOUR TRAIL RIDE — 10 am, 3 pm $60/adult, $50/child 12 & under
HALF DAY TRAIL RIDES — 8:30 am daily. (2 person min.) $160/adult, $130/child 12 & under.
PRIVATE RIDES — See Activities Shop for schedule. $70/adult/hour, $60/child 5-12 years/hour.
Mid-May through Mid-October. Take a scenic horseback ride, total riding time of 1 ½ hours, or take a horse-drawn wagon to an old homestead for a memorable western BBQ dinner.
DINNER — Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday (and Mondays in July-August)
Adult – Horseback: $90. Wagon: $75.
Seniors discount: $68/person, by wagon.
Children 12 & under – Horseback: $65. Wagon: $50.
MOUNTAIN BIKE RENTALS
Over 40 miles of trails accommodate all riding abilities. Front suspension bikes. First served basis. Smallest bikes generally fit children ages 10-12.
PRICES — $30/4 hours, $40/all day. Includes helmet.
Over 30 miles of hiking trails at the Lodge to accommodate all abilities, with access to many more hiking trails in the Methow Valley and North Cascades within a short driving distance. We also rent backpacks for carrying your child. Information at the Activities Shop.
FACILITIES AT the LODGE
EXERCISE ROOM — 6 am-10 pm. Room key required.
TENNIS COURTS – Two courts, no charge. No reservations required. Racquets $5, available at the Activities Shop.
TWO OUTDOOR SWIMMING POOLS — Seasonal
TWO YEAR-ROUND HOT TUBS
PLAYGROUNDS – Two playgrounds: one at the Lodge and one at Patterson Lake.
INDOOR GAME ROOM — Two pool tables, foosball, and ping pong table.
GAMES & EQUIPMENT
Volleyball, badminton, horseshoes, croquet, footballs, etc. and board games are available at no charge from the Activities Shop or the Front Desk.
We offer many special programs for adults and for children in the summer months. Please stop by the Activities Shop for a schedule of current activities.
BOAT RENTALS AT PATTERSON LAKE
Fishing pole rentals available at Patterson Lake. Fishing licenses available in Winthrop.
ROWBOATS, CANOES, PADDLEBOATS — May – October. Half, full, and multi-day rates available for rowboats.
KAYAKS/SAILBOATS — Mid-June through September. $15/hour.
PADDLEBOARDS — Mid-June through September. $20/hour.
The Activities Shop sells a full line of fly fishing equipment including Sage rods, Ross reels, Rio fly lines, Simms waders and apparel, and a large selection of flies. Sage fly rod rentals $15/day.
GUIDED FLY FISHING TRIPS — to Moccasin Lake, one of Washington’s premiere fisheries. Classic Stillwater fly fishing for rainbow trout up to 15 lbs. and German Browns up to 7 lbs. Offered May, June, September, October. $215/day.
FLY FISHING ON THE METHOW RIVER — All trips include guiding, flies, rod, tippet, wading boots, snacks and beverages. Full day trips include lunch. Waders available $15/pair.
FLOAT TRIPS — Full day – $490/1 Angler, $520/2 Anglers; Half day – $320/1 angler, $345/2 Anglers. WADE TRIPS: Full day – $425/1 Angler, $455/2 Anglers; Half day – $260/1 angler, $285/2 Anglers.
INTRODUCTION TO FLY CASTING CLASS — $40. June-September. Includes 1 ½ hour class on casting, knots, and entomology, plus 24 hour equipment use. See Activities Shop for schedule.
Off-Site Activities Not offered by Sun Mountain Lodge:
with Blue Sky Outfitters Exhilarating whitewater to gentle trips on the Methow River. All trips include wetsuits, booties and lunch. 800-228-7238.
BLACK CANYON — May through mid-July. $102/adult, $92/child 12 & under.
GOLD CREEK — Mid-June through mid-August. $102/adult, $92/child 12 & under.