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Ride the Methow! Many of our staff spend their evenings and mornings grooming fatbike trails and riding. As a result, we are the Valley’s the best source for trail information and conditions. We also offer a great selection of fatbikes for rent and sale, along with all the accessories you need to enjoy a fabulous experience.


big valley

A wide trail shared with skiers, snowshoers and dogs. Flat inner and outer loops figure eight around. Groomed approximately twice a week. No trail or parking pass required.


Gunn Ranch

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. $10 Methow Trails fatbike pass required, available at Methow Cycle.

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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. $10 Methow Trails fatbike pass required, available at Methow Cycle.

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Lloyd Ranch

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. Start from the Town Trailhead or Winthrop Fish Hatchery parking lot. This trail begins with easy, twisty trails and chnages to rolling loops after crossing Twin Lakes Road. The Bitterbrush loop is slightly easier than the Barnsley Loop. $10 Methow Trails fatbike pass required, available at Methow Cycle.

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Pearrygin State Park

The 30-inch wide groomed trails in the Park range from flat near the lake to rolling hills and some sustained climbs. A Sno-Park permit, available at Methow Cycle & Sport, is required to park at the Lake Creek, West Campgroud and Main Entrance trailheads. Sno Park permits support winter trail preparation and maintenance, and new this year pays for trail grooming staff!

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Bear Creek Golf Course

Bear Creek Golf Course is offering four miles of the Methow's newest groomed fatbike trails. Ideal for the beginner and intermediate riders, family and mixed age and ability groups. Riders can also connect to the trails at Pearrygin Lake State Park. The Clubhouse is open and offers beer and wine, a full espresso bar and other hot beverages. $10 pass required, available at the Golf Course.

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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.