From Fat Tire snow bikes, to sledding and Cross Country Skiing (and more) - North Central Washington has plenty of places to have fun with your family. 


Here are some great options to enjoy the cold Winter months in North Central Washington



Girls (6-7) (12-13) sliding down snowy slope on inner tube, low angle view
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Echo Valley Ski Area - near Lake Chelan - boasts six lanes with three rope tows. Perfect area to have fun with your kids!


Sleigh Rides 

Sleigh ride in Bavaria.
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Three sleigh ride outfits, offer all the Winter joys - beyond the December Holiday season. Check out: Eagle Creek Sleigh Rides, Leavenworth Sleigh Rides & Icicle Outfitters.



Family sledding
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Lake Wenatchee State Park offers a fun sledding hill

Squilchuck State Park has a sledding hill above the parking area.


Snow Shoeing 

Couple snowshoeing in the Colorado mountains
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Lake Wenatchee State Park has 10 miles of snow shoeing trails

Stevens Pass Nordic Center offers rentals and scenic Cascade Mountain trails.

Wenatchee Crest Snowshoe (Blewett Pass) is an ideal place for beginners to enjoy the activity and the breathtaking mountain views!


Cross Country Skiing 

Cross Country Ski


Winthrop & Mazama both offer World class cross country skiing - with 120 miles of groomed trails. The largest trail network in North America.

Lake Wenatchee State Park has 30 miles of groomed XC skiing trails

Leavenworth Icicle River Trails offer 5 miles of groomed fun. 



Man driving snowmobile in snowy forest in a sunny day. Lapland, Finland.
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Chiwawa Sno-Park, near Lake Wenatchee

Salmon La Sac Snow Park, North of Cle Elum

Rosyln is also a great place to learn - You can rent machines at these two Roslyn locations. The Last Resort & Cascade Playtime 


Ice Skating

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Winthrop Rink, is an outdoor rink with great views of Mount Gardner.

The Skate Ribbon in Spokane looks like a lot of fun for you and the family!

Suncadia Resort has a skating area for guests and the general  public.

Wenatchee's Town Toyota Center offers indoor public ice skating, lessons & rentals.


Fat Tire Biking 

A blue sky day, great for riding the fat bike on the groomed ski trail.
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Wenatchee’s Squilchuck State Park offers lots of great trails to check out.

You can try Winthrop’s 30 mile network of trails near Pearrygin Lake. Need to rent? Methow Cycle & Sport rents fat tire bikes

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