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  • Loup Loup Ski Bowl and Methow Valley Sports Trails Conditions Late Winter and Early Spring 2019

    2019.03.01 0 Posted By Mary V. Lockman

    Loup Loup Ski Bowl

    Loup Loup Ski Bowl Big Chair broke early Wednesday moring before anyone got on the chair lift and started skiing. The part is being sought after, but alas there will be no big chair operations this weekend of March 2 and 3, 2019. The hardworking ski patrol volunteers took this oportunity to practice repelling off the chair lift by having a willing victim climb up the chair and then get repelled off with ropes. Great idea gang. Many skiers went over to the little poma and had some fun on the short little poma run. All the nordic trails are groomed too. 

    Meanwhile the Methow Valley Sports Trails are in fantastic shape for late winter early spring in Winthrop, Wa, Mazama and Sun Mountain too.  Heading out early in the moring is a good idea because as the temperatures rise above 32 degrees on sunny days...

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  • Methow Valley Real Estate Sales Report for February 2019

    2019.02.17 0 Posted By Mary V Lockman

    Methow Valley Real Estate Sales February 2019


    The February 2019 Methow Valley real estate reports are here including Winthrop,Washington, Mazama, Twisp, Carlton and all the Methow Valley. As expected the results are mixed.

    The Methow Valley real estate market report for February 2019 includes sold and pending units within spectacular Methow Valley which is enjoying a lot of happy visitors this 2019 President's Day weekend where they can discover the wonders of nature in our sun drenched mountain valley.

    Additional specific information about your special community including the cities of Mazama, Winthrop Washington, Twisp, Carlton and Methow and neighborhoods including Wolf Creek, Edelweiss, Lost River, Pine Forest, Rendezvous, Twin Lakes, Twisp River Rd, Twisp South, Winthrop South, Winthrop...

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  • Methow Valley Live Music Event Presidents Weekend Februrary16, 2019

    2019.02.15 0 Posted By Mary Lockman

    Laura Love sings Natural Woman with Family Dog Band from Laura Love Music on Vimeo

    Get Up Offa Dat Ting; come on out and get ready to boggie to our very own Laura Love, Terry Hunt and The Family Dog. This hot band is a local favorite, but although local, the group has reknowned musicians Laura Love and Terry Hunt. The rest of the band could easily be reknowned musicians, but my very best quess is that they do not want to quit their day jobs to go on tour! Cost is 15 dollars per person, 25 dollars per couple and is taking place at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp Washington on Saturday February 16, 2019 at 7:00 pm.

    One can dress up as if it...

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  • Methow Valley Home Owners Fire Safety Tips and Services With Master Sweep Chimney Services

    2019.02.15 3 Posted By Mary Lockman

    Do you own a wood burning stove?  Master Sweep Chimney Services owner James Knowlton can help with your chimney cleaning needs and much more. James offers a wide array of services to help ensure your home is safe in winter. If you burn wood then making sure your chimney is free of creosol buildup is one of the maintenance requirenments wood heat requires.  Here I was sitting in the Mazama Windermere Office thinking on what topic to blog about and in walks a valuable resource to home owners in Methow Valley including Twisp, Winthrop, Mazama and Carlton Washington. James can help you in Chelan and the greater Okanogan.

    His contact is 509 322 0854 and his email address is

    Here is a quick video where James shares some safety information for Methow Valley home owners.


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  • Images From The Ski Trails Methow Valley Winter 2019

    2019.01.27 0 Posted By Mary Lockman

    Sunny skies and gorgeous scenery on the trails with powdery snow conditions. We see yet another change in the Winthrop Washington weather trends to clear sunny skies and cooler temperatures. The skiing continues to be awesome on the Methow Trails and at Loup Loup Ski Bowl.

    Here is a link to the Loup Loup Ski Bowl snow conditions:


    Here is a link to the Grooming Map for Methow Sports Trails association: 

    Loup Loup Ski Conditions Winter 2019

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