A Summer Retreat at Sun Mountain Lodge

Nature, Adventure, and Relaxation

Nestled in Washington’s serene Methow Valley Sun Mountain Lodge is your idyllic summer escape. Offering a harmonious blend of natural beauty, outdoor adventures, and refined comfort, we beckon those who crave both exploration and relaxation.


A Scenic Journey

As you wind through the verdant Cascade Mountains, anticipation grows with each passing mile. Upon arrival, our understated elegance greets you warmly. With a blend of log and stone architecture, we feel like a natural extension of the breathtaking landscape, inviting you to unwind and savor the tranquility.

Rest your head

We cater to various preferences with a range of accommodations, all designed to ensure a restful stay. From intimate rooms offering mountain vistas to expansive cabins perfect for families, each space is thoughtfully appointed. Expect plush beds, modern conveniences, and private balconies that provide a front-row seat to the valley’s panoramic beauty.

Outdoor Adventures

Summer offers a plethora of outdoor pursuits, each promising an intimate encounter with nature:

1. Hiking and Biking Trails: Over 100 miles of meticulously maintained trails await, catering to both hikers and mountain bikers. The Wildflower trails are a summer favorites, showcasing vibrant blooms against a backdrop of stunning vistas.

2. Horseback Riding: Discover the rugged charm of the Methow Valley on horseback. Guided rides accommodate all skill levels, providing a unique perspective on the area’s natural splendor.

3. Water Activities: Patterson Lake, nearby, offers a cool respite with opportunities for kayaking, paddleboarding, and swimming. The clear, tranquil waters are perfect for a refreshing summer dip.

4. Fishing: The Methow River is a haven for fishing enthusiasts, known for its plentiful trout. Guided fishing trips can enhance your experience, offering expert tips and local knowledge.

Relaxation and Wellness

After a day of adventure, the spa provides a sanctuary of relaxation. Indulge in a variety of treatments, from massages to facials, designed to rejuvenate both body and mind. The outdoor pool and hot tub, set against a backdrop of majestic mountains, offer the perfect spot to unwind and absorb the serene surroundings.

Dining Experiences

Dining is an experience in itself, highlighting the best of Pacific Northwest cuisine. The main dining room features locally sourced ingredients, skillfully crafted dishes, and a curated wine list. For a more casual setting, the Wolf Creek Bar & Grill offers hearty meals and refreshing drinks in a relaxed atmosphere.

Wildlife and Nature Watching

The Methow Valley is a sanctuary for wildlife enthusiasts. During your stay, you might encounter deer, black bears, and a variety of bird species. Early mornings and late evenings are ideal for wildlife viewing, so keep your camera ready to capture these magical moments.

Evenings at the Lodge

As dusk falls, we transform into a haven of tranquility. Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the grounds, breathing in the crisp evening air and marveling at the star-studded sky. On clear nights, we occasionally set up telescopes for stargazing, offering a chance to delve into the mysteries of the cosmos.


A summer stay with us transcends a typical vacation, offering a perfect blend of nature, adventure, and refined relaxation. Whether you seek the thrill of the trails, the peace of the spa, or culinary delights, we promise an unforgettable experience. Plan your retreat to Sun Mountain Lodge and immerse yourself in the luxurious embrace of summer.

With the arrival of fall, Sun Mountain Lodge beckons you to experience the season’s beauty and excitement in a new light. Nestled in the heart of the Pacific Northwest, this charming retreat has undergone exciting transformations, introducing renovated rooms, exhilarating activities, and pet-friendly accommodations. Whether you’re seeking outdoor adventures, relaxation, or memorable family moments, Sun Mountain Lodge offers an array of experiences that create lasting memories. We recommend visiting in the fall for the best scenery and outdoor adventure opportunities.

The cozy charm of Sun Mountain Lodge’s rooms has been elevated with recent renovations. Now, you can unwind in modern and stylish accommodations surrounded by the Lodge’s wilderness ambiance. With walk-in showers and upgraded beds, the Main Lodge’s renovated rooms provide the perfect blend of comfort and tranquility after a day of exploration.

Sun Mountain Lodge features a brand-new pickleball court alongside the tennis and basketball court, just right for those with a competitive spirit. As you embrace this popular and fast-paced sport, engage in spirited matches against family and friends. It’s a fantastic way to stay active and enjoy the crisp fall air while creating fun-filled memories.

Sun Mountain Lodge has extended its warm welcome to four-legged friends. Now, you can bring your beloved pets for a retreat at the pet-friendly Patterson Lake Cabins. Set amidst the serene natural surroundings, these cabins provide a comfortable home-away-from-home where you and your furry companions can enjoy the beauty of fall.

The game room at Sun Mountain Lodge has undergone a vibrant transformation, offering an updated and exciting space for guests of all ages. Challenge your companions to a game of billiards, foosball, darts, skeeball, darts, or table tennis with interactive experiences that are sure to delight and entertain.

For families, the Sun Mountain Lodge petting zoo allows children to connect with adorable farm animals at the Sun Mountain Stables. With pigs, goats, bunnies, guinea pigs, and even a pheasant, the petting zoo fosters a sense of wonder and curiosity, allowing children to learn about and interact with animals in a safe and enjoyable environment.

Sun Mountain Lodge’s fall offerings have evolved to include a blend of classic charm and exciting new experiences. While the larches are golden-yellow and the mountain bike trails are at their peak, book a trip with our third-night free special. This fall, whether you’re seeking relaxation or adventure, Sun Mountain Lodge offers a haven where you can embrace the best of the season while enjoying the comforts of modern amenities and the beauty of the outdoors.

At Sun Mountain Lodge, we are committed to providing our guests with the best possible experience. That’s why we constantly update and improve our facilities to ensure your stay is comfortable and enjoyable. In this blog post, we’ll give you a sneak peek into the latest updates and renovations happening at our lodge.

First up, we have renovated our guest rooms with new bedding, furniture, and decor to give them a fresh and modern feel. You’ll love the cozy and inviting atmosphere of our newly updated rooms.
Next, we have added a new fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment for our guests who want to maintain their workout routine while away from home. With panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, our fitness center will make your workout a truly inspiring experience.

We have also added a new spa with a variety of services to help you relax and rejuvenate during your stay. From massages and facials to body treatments and aromatherapy, our spa offers everything you need to unwind and destress.

Last but not least, we have updated our outdoor recreational areas with new hiking and biking trails and a new outdoor hot tub for our guests to enjoy. Soak in the hot tub while taking in the stunning views of the mountains and surrounding landscape.

These are just a few of the latest updates and renovations at Sun Mountain Lodge. We are committed to providing our guests with the best possible experience, and we look forward to welcoming you to our newly updated facilities!

From clothing and logo wear to hats, scarves, and beautiful jewelry, the Sun Mountain Lodge Gift Shop offers a varied selection to meet your needs – and a few treats, too! For your convenience, a variety of sundry items, such as bottled water and candy bars are also available. Our espresso bar is also open daily.

We are now offering a variety of fine wines and individually bottled cocktails!

Need or want? Want or need? Who says you have to decide? The best of both worlds awaits you at Sun Mountain Lodge. We’ve got you covered, from essential technical wear or sports gear to fashionably chic clothing and accessories. When the active portion of your day is done, the Sun Mountain Spa offers a sensuous array of bath, beauty, and skin care products to soothe the body and wind down from an action-packed day.

  • Skiing, Hiking, Biking, and Fly-Fishing Accessories
  • Spa Essentials: Skin, Nail Care, and Make-up
  • Unique Gift Items and Sundries Clothing for Men, Women, and Kids
  • Logo Wear

Gift Shop Hours
Sunday 8 am – 5 pm
Monday 8 am – 5 pm
Tuesday 8 am – 5 pm
Wednesday 8 am – 5 pm
Thursday 8 am – 5 pm
Friday 8 am – 7 pm
Saturday 8 am – 7 pm

We look forward to welcoming you. (509) 996-2211

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