Winter Recreation

Fall 2014 Activity Guide

Winter Activities

Winter 2014 Activity Guide

Village Ice Rink 2014:

Skating Price Per Session: $12/12yrs. & under, $15/13yrs. & over.  All day skate passes, $20/12 yrs. & under, $25/13 yrs. & over.  Season passes available and discount if you bring your own skates.
  • Fridays: 6-9pm
  • Saturdays: 10-1pm, 2-5pm, 6-9pm
  • Sundays: 10-1pm, 2-5pm
Extended Hours 2014:
  • January 19 - Sunday: 6-9pm
  • January 20 - Monday: 10-1pm, 2-5pm
  • February 16 - Sunday: 6-9pm
  • February 17-20 - Monday - Thursday: 10-1pm, 2-5pm, 6-9pm
  • February 21 - Friday: 10-1pm, 2-5pm

Rope Tow Tubing Hill 2014:

 Tubing Punch Passes $20/10 Rides, $35/20 Rides.  Waiver Required for Participation.
  • Saturdays & Sundays: 10-4pm

Extended Hours 2014:
  • January 20 - Monday: 10-4pm
  • February 17-21 - Monday - Friday: 10-4pm

Ice Skating 

Warm yourself by the fire pit while sipping hot chocolate or making s'mores to round out your winter memories. Session pricing includes skate rentals. Waiver required for participation.

Rope Tow Inner Tubing Hill

Experience the thrill of the hill on an inner tube with a rope tow return. Waiver required for participation. Private tubing sessions are available outside of the regularly schedule sessions.   

Cross Country Skiing & Snowshoeing

We have miles of groomed trails waiting for you to enjoy at Suncadia. Trails are groomed regularly for cross country skiing and maps are available. Bring your own skis or rent them from the Prospector Golf Shop located in The Inn at Suncadia.

Snowshoe Trekking Wildlife Viewing

Strap on a pair of snow shoes and explore the Suncadia property adjacent to the Wenatchee National Forest. This guided, two to three hour interpretive program is centered on wildlife viewing, identification of game tracks, and winter ecology. Common animals include elk, deer, bald eagles and a variety of birds that winter in the area. Along the way, we’ll take a break for hot beverages and snacks to boost energy. The quality of the program is outstanding with a ratio of one guide for every six participants. Schedule the activity privately for your group or join other guests of Suncadia. The program includes snowshoes, gators, binoculars, and a game tracks and bird identification card to take home. This is a fantastic activity for kids, families, and groups. The cost is $55 per person and children 12 years or younger are $45. Contact the concierge or front desk of the lodge to schedule Snowshoe Trekking. Available Thursday through Sunday at 1 PM. Trips depart from the lodge at Suncadia.

Winter Walk and Wade Guided Fly Fishing

Fly fish the local trout streams on foot with one of our expert guides. The fishing in the winter on the Yakima River can be outstanding. The two to three hour excursion departs from the Suncadia Lodge and includes all fly fishing gear and supplies. Warm beverages and snack are provided during the trip. If conditions are right, snowshoeing to a remote part of the river can be lots of fun on this trip. A fishing license is necessary and can be provided. Up to three anglers per guide at $85 per hour with a two hour minimum. A great way to start learning the sport. Please contact the concierge or front desk of the lodge to arrange a Winter Walk and Wade Fly Fishing trip. Trips are available daily at any time.

Winter Guided Fly Fishing Drift Trips

The best way to experience some great winter fly fishing on the Yakima River is floating in a drift boat. The winter fly fishing can be outstanding with low river flows and crystal clear water. The trout are typically interested in many of the small aquatic insects that are active throughout the winter months. Take advantage of the special time winter is for fly fishing the Yakima River. Trips last about four to six hours and includes transportation from the Suncadia Lodge, all fly fishing equipment and gear, waders and boots, and warm beverages. A fishing license is necessary and can be included. Fly fishing experience is not necessary and beginners are welcome. Special winter rate of $325 plus tax for one or two anglers. Trips are available daily. Please contact the concierge or front desk of the lodge to schedule a Winter Guided Fly Fishing Drift Trip.

Sleigh Rides

Hear sleigh bells jingle as you ride in our hand built horse-drawn sleighs. Enjoy winter’s cheer with friends and family as you bundle up under fleecy blankets and relax with Three Peaks Outfitters. Reservations recommended; $18/adult, $10/children (3-10yrs). Children 2 and under free, but must sit on adult’s lap. Contact the Concierge at 509.640.6461 for reservations. 24 hr. cancellations policy. Weather and trail conditions can restrict availability.

Snowmobile Tours

Get away from the crowds on a Washington vacation and create your own back country adventure. Snowmobiling is an awesome winter sport that is the number one activity after skiing.

Horseback Riding with Horse2Human

Exclusive PRIVATE group rides. Each individual party can arrange their own private horseback excursion... Our trail rides and instruction offer a relaxing and rewarding experience for all who are interested in sharing some time with horses.

This ride can be tailored to meet your requests for those of you who have more advanced riding skills. If you are away from home, and miss your regular riding opportunities...we can fix that!

Our 100' x 170' indoor insulated arena provides year round educational experience. Children must be at least 8 yrs old to participate in the Trail Rides, and these lessons can still offer a rewarding experience for the younger horse enthusiast in your group.

Group Horse-Drawn Activities

Hear the soothing clip clop of the hooves as you ride through Suncadia in a horse drawn carriage/sleigh. Pulled by our gentel Percheron giants-Tip & Lucky-enjoy family and friends with a relaxing ride with Three Peaks Outfitters.

Take a step back in time with our rustic covered wagon. This handmade wooden wagon has two bench seats which face each other so guests can enjoy each other's company.  

Far from rustic, this stunning black and burgundy classic wagonette has wooden wheels and a fringe lined top. Padded seats and back rests add comfort as you ride in style.  

Flashy yet intimate our vis-à-vis carriage is perfect for weddings and small gatherings. Whether you ride with the top up or down, sit side by side or facing each other this elegant carriage will add a special touch to any occasion. 

For an elegant touch on your wedding day we offer our stunning carriage and beautiful black and white horse. Whether you are looking for a glamorous entrance for the bride or a romantic get-a-way for the newlyweds, let us help!

Guided Cross Country Ski Tours

Explore the trails outside of Suncadia and bask in the pristine winter scenery with a Guided Cross Country Ski Tour. Our custom tours are 3 hours in length and are great for all skill levels. We will provide you with all the necessary equipment and water.

Introduction to Cross Country Skiing

New to cross country skiing and want some help starting out? This class will give you the basic skills necessary to comfortably ski on flat or slightly hilly terrain.