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Boating and River Rafting

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Boating and River Rafting

There are a variety of boating options available throughout the Spring to Autumn seasons at Sun Mountain. One mile from the Lodge, at Patterson Lake, we offer Canoe, Kayak, Row Boat, Sail Boat, Paddle Boat and Paddle Board Rentals along with Fishing Poles. Fun for the whole family.  During the summer months, exciting white water rafting can be experienced on the Methow River.


Boat Rentals at Patterson Lake


Rowboats, Canoes, and Paddle Boats


Mid-June through September
Kayaks, Sailboats


half, full, and multi-day rates available for rowboats
Please inquire about fishing pole rentals.
All boat & fishing pole rentals done at the Patterson Lake Office. We also sell fishing gear at the Patterson Lake Office.
Fishing Licenses available in Winthrop.


In order to preserve the alpine lake ambiance of Patterson Lake, there is an 8 m.p.h. speed limit in effect. Power boats and jet skis are welcome on nearby Pearrygin and Alta Lakes. 


For more information please contact the Activities Shop
phone (509) 996-4735 or EMAIL


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