The groomed 200-kilometer Methow Valley trail system is recognized as one of the finest systems in North America for cross country skiing, off-road bicycling, and horseback riding. The trails intersect just outside your door at the Freestone Inn & Wilson Ranch Vacation Rental properties.

Heli-ski from the Freestone Inn

Your Heli-Ski vacation starts right here at the Freestone Inn with North Cascades Heli-Skiing located on site at Wilson Ranch.  In one of the most spectacular mountain ranges in the world, skiers and snowboarders come each winter to experience the ultimate mountain adventure. Excursions include: Ski or Snowboard Touring, Backcountry Nordic Skiing, and Flight-seeing Tours of the spectacular North Cascades.
North Cascade Heli-Skiing | 800-494-HELI or 509-996-3272 | www.heli-ski.com

Cross-Country Skiing

With almost 200 kilometers of pristine groomed trails, it is no wonder that the Methow Valley attracts skiers from around the world. Explore the valley and surrounding hills of one of the most extensive trail systems in the United States, just steps from your cozy cabin or room. For those new at the sport, the front desk can help you arrange a lesson through the Methow Valley Ski School.
Methow Trails | 509-996-3287 | www.methowtrails.org

Hot tub

Relax and rejuvenate in our lakeside hot tub, while watching the osprey dive and the fish jump…. the perfect end to your adventurous day in the mountains or a long day on the trails in any season.

Massage Therapy

For complete relaxation after a long day of hiking in the North Cascades or a chilling afternoon skiing the Methow Valley Community trail, indulge in a full body massage. The front desk can provide you with the necessary information to arrange an in-room massage.


From your comfortable fireside bed, delve into the outdoors to experience a true Methow Valley Winter. Only paces from your door, you can explore an array of trails including a scenic loop around Wilson Ranch. Snowshoe rentals are available from the Methow Valley Ski School & Rental

Alpine Skiing

Not far from us you’ll find the Loup Loup Ski Bowl for downhill, cross-country, and snowboarding fun. The mountain is serviced by one quad lift, one poma, and one rope tow.
Loup Loup Ski Bowl | 509-557-3401 | www.skitheloup.com

Ice Skating Rink and Skate Rentals

From Hockey to Figure Skating, spend an afternoon at the new ice rink in Winthrop.
Winthrop Ice Rink | 509-996-3287 | www.winthropicerink.com

Balloon Tours

Enjoy a scenic tour of the Methow Valley from the air, followed by a champagne picnic. It's a wonderful way to celebrate a special occasion  509-997-1700  www.balloonwinthrop.com for more details.