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12/14/18 - Early season conditions. Trail surface is thin compact snow.


big valley

Early season conditions. Trail surface is thin compact snow. A wide trail shared with skiers, snowshoers and dogs. Flat inner and outer loops figure eight around. No trail pass required.

 Early season conditions

Early season conditions


Gunn Ranch

Early season conditions. Trail surface is thin compact snow. A wide trail shared with skiers and canine friends. 8-mile round trip out and back to Grizzly Hut in the Rendezvous. Steadily climbs from trailhead all the way to hut with great views of the valley. Add the new Lynn's trail for an additional 2 mile singletrack loop. Often in the sun when the valley is fogged in. Methow Trails Fatbike pass required.

 Early season conditions

Early season conditions


John's Way

A fun, flat-to-rolling loop from the Mazama Corral trailhead to Timberline Meadows on a 30-inch wide groomed trail for fat bikes and snowshoes. Methow Trails Fatbike pass required.

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Lloyd Ranch

Trails have been prepped and rolled. Opening soon! Adjacent to Pearrygin State Park, this area features numerous 30-inch groomed trails over rolling hills and some sustained climbs. Great views of the mountains. These trails are groomed by the Methow Fatbike crew. Discover Pass required.

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Winthrop Fatbike Snowshoe

A 30-inch wide groomed trail for fat bikes and snowshoes. Leaves from the Winthrop Fish Hatchery parking lot or Town Trail Head. This trail can be easy to moderate depending on far out you go. The Bitterbrush loop is slightly easier than the Barnsley Loop. Methow Trails Fatbike pass required.

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Pearrygin State Park

Early season conditions. Trail surface is thin compact snow. East and west campgrounds and Rex Derr trails recommended. Other trails soft until more packing and grooming occurs. Good for fatbiking or snowshoeing. The 30-inch wide groomed trails in the Park range from flat near the lake to rolling hills and some sustained climbs. Sno-Park permit required to park and supports winter trail preparation and maintenance. Thanks for your support!

 Early season conditions

Early season conditions


Bear Creek Golf Course

Early season conditions. Trails are being packed and rolled. Opening soon! The Methow's newest groomed fatbike trails. Ideal for the beginner and intermediate rider. Pass required; available at the Golf Course.

 Early season conditions

Early season conditions

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"big views"

There's nothing better on sunny winter days in the Methow than taking my fatbike to Lloyd Ranch and riding along, looking out at one of the most beautiful views in the valley with Pearrygin Lake in the foreground with snowy mountains behind.