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Methow River

We hiked the trail that goes from Mazama to Winthrop, along the Methow River. A great fairly flat... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2018
virginias729
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Santa Rosa, CA
Hot Sunny days

We walked down the the river with the kids near our camping spot. They enjoyed playing on the rocks... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
wntrfairy
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Sedro Woolley, Washington
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Reviewed 16 December 2018

We hiked the trail that goes from Mazama to Winthrop, along the Methow River. A great fairly flat trail, through wooded areas as well as open areas. A really nice bridge has been built across the river along the trail. Beautiful views of the river...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

We walked down the the river with the kids near our camping spot. They enjoyed playing on the rocks and in the cold water.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wntrfairy
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The perfect four season visiting area. all of God's beauty in one place. Great fishing in the Methow river or just walk along PEACE.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank obsacres
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We just walked along river was a beautiful fall day. Sunny river was wonderful contrast to changing colors reds,yellow orange brush and leaves and green evergreens. Walked across footbridge lovely pictures with separation of river. Great walk.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank sandy12
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We had a blast White Water Rafting on the Methow River! Beautiful way to enjoy the water and cool off on a hot day. Highly recommend if you have a full day to set aside for outdoor fun.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank misopiso88
Reviewed 7 September 2017

While we did have to compete with the river floaters and boaters, the fact that the river was low gave us so much more opportunity to wade and get into the mid-stream areas. Special gear rules meant single-barbless hooks, but that didn't seem to deter...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank takn123
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

It is spectacular in many places . Very photogenic. You can do fly fishing here or tubing or just simply swimming or walking along its banks.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank O6378WFannag
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Methow River is a great attraction for its nature beauty that it is situated running through the town of Wintrop. You can walk across the foot bridge no matter where you are parked or stay near the main street. If you need to cool...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank DaMama4
Reviewed 1 August 2017

4 of us floated down the Methow on rubber dingies, or whatever we had. It was so refreshing and fabulous........DO THIS. We were out there 2 1/2 hours and could have gone again it was so lovely, and the scenery was amazing. Fabulous.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Janis L
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We paddled the 10-mile stretch of the Methow River between Winthrop and Twisp. We enjoyed the scenery as well as the swift current with some riffles and standing waves. There is a transit bus that runs between the two towns, so we were able to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank wecanoe
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