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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 in the Methow Valley. One mile from the Lodge is Patterson Lake, which is open year round for fishing.   During the early summer months, exciting white water rafting can be experienced on the Methow River.


Rowboat Rentals are now available at Patterson Lake.  More boats will be available May 1, 2022


Rowboats are currently available.

half, full, and multi-day rates are available for rowboats


Mid-June through September
Kayaks, Sailboats


Please inquire about fishing pole rentals.
Fishing Licenses are available in Winthrop at Pardner’s Mini Mart and the Winthrop Ace Hardware.


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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