EXPLORE THE RANCH
EXPLORE THE METHOW VALLEY AND NORTH CASCADES
The beautiful Methow Valley, located in North Central Washington on the eastern slope of the North Cascades, is the Pacific Northwest’s most popular destination recreation area. With more than 300 days of sunshine each year, you should expect blue skies and happy, friendly people whatever the season! Winter Activities include cross country skiing on North America’s most extensive trail system, downhill skiing, heli-skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, ice fishing, sledding, luging, ice skating, fat tire biking and even hot air ballooning! In the warmer months, running, hiking, bicycling, river rafting, lake and stream fishing, adventure photography, and horseback riding are all popular and fun. Of course, simply relaxing is always on the agenda!
Thank you to all who worked tirelessly and ferociously to protect our beautiful Methow Valley from industrial scale mining...PERMANENTLY!
Click here to watch a video on this incredible accomplishment!
METHOW HEADWATERS PERMANENTLY PROTECTED!!!
HIKING/MOUNTAIN AND ROAD BIKING/CROSS COUNTRY SKIING/SNOWSHOEING/RUNNING
Friendly Lodge staff will help you pick the perfect trails for your Methow Valley adventure. To the north, south, east and west are hundreds of miles of groomed trails for all skill levels and appetites.
Loup Loup ski hill is ten minutes from the Ranch. Skiing at the Loup is terrific fun and the friendly staff will always make you feel welcome. Loup Loup has a quad lift, a Poma lift, and a rope tow serving 10 cut runs on Little Buck Mountain at all skill levels. Tubing and luging on the incredible new luge run are also great ideas! For the ultimate in luxury winter sports, sign up for the Lodge Stay and Ski package!
Winthrop, with its eclectic Western themed boardwalk and boutique shops, is a great starting point for shopping adventures. Winthrop is 10 miles from the Ranch along Highway 20. The town of Twisp, fewer than three miles from the Ranch, supports a host of artists in metal, wood, ceramic, fabric and other media. Want to shop as a couple or a group in style? Engage our car service and be driven by Chevy Tahoe (up to 5 guests), our mint condition 1962 Pontiac convertible (up to 3 guests) or our 1989 Cadillac six-door town car (up to 8 guests).
Gamble Sands, Washington State’s #1 best Public Course, is an hour to the south above the Columbia River. We are happy to arrange your tee time and provide you with directions, directions and a picnic lunch, or a driver and lunch to make your trip extra special. There is also local public course golfing within ten minutes of the Lodge.
CONCIERGE SERVICES AND FRIENDS OF THE LODGE
If you are interested in river rafting, guided fishing, hot air ballooning, wine or cider tasting, guided hiking, or any of a variety of other exciting activities, all within minutes of the Lodge, just let us know and we are happy to plan the entire activity for you! Here are some of the friends of the Twisp Terrace Lodge that help to make your adventure extra-special!