Wheels & Water - Activities 

With more than 6,000 acres of forested mountain landscape, sun-dappled meadows and rushing rivers, Suncadia Resort in Washington offers a wealth of year 'round recreation - perfect for a Pacific Northwest vacation with your family or a group. Miles of hiking and biking trails. Thirty-six holes of mountain golf. The 2.2 million acre Wenatchee Washington National Forest.


Wheels & Water - Activities

View the Winterfest Activity Guide for more information and current pricing, please call our Concierge at 509-649-6461.  

Village Pavilion Rentals

Offering bike rentals, boat rentals, paddleboards and motorized scooter rentals.

Hours: May to September Sunday-Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday & Saturday 9am-6pm. 

  • Bike Rentals - Enjoy the over 10 miles of paved paths and countless miles of scenic trails to explore throughout Suncadia.  We provide a variety of recreational mountain bikes, cruisers, youth bikes for all ages, and trailers. Waiver required for all rentals, anyone 17 yrs and under must have a parent or guardian signature prior to participation. Helmet and bike locks are included with all rentals. 
  • Boat Rentals - We offer single and double sit-on-top kayaks and canoes. Waiver required for all rentals, anyone 17 and under must hava a parent or guardian signature prior to participation. 
  • SUP - Stand Up Paddleboards - Simply SUPer! Combining fitness and fun! Come join us for the fastest growing sport today! 
  • Motorized Scooter Rentals - Scoot around Suncadia or into Roslyn or Cle Elum on a Kymco motorized scooter.  Must be 18 years or older with a valid driver's license.  

For more information on rentals, please contact the Village Pavilion at 509-649-6160.

Guided Tours on Wheels

  • Historic Motorized Scooter TourScoot around Suncadia, into Roslyn or Cle Elum on a Kymco motorized scooter with a guide showing you all the hot spots along the way. Must be 18 years or older with a valid driver's license. Schedule is customized, based on a minimum of 45 minutes. 24hr advance reservations required. 
  • Guided Beer and Bike Tour - Add beer tasting to our already popular guided bike tour. Tour will stop half way at the Roslyn Brewery for a sampling of the local brew. 24hr advance reservations required.  Must be over 21 years of age. 
  • Guided Bike Tour - Join our knowledgable guide on an intermediate level bike tour highlighting the area's fascinating immigration and mining history. Trip length approximately 5-7 miles. Ages 10 and up. Advance reservations required. 

For more information on Guided Tours on Wheels, please contact the concierge at 509-649-6461.   

Guided Tours on Water

  • Gourmet Lunch River Rafting Trips - Located on the Suncadia property, the beautiful, crystal clear Cle Elum River is just moments away from the Lodge. The 10 mile scenic rafting trip has a few good summertime river rapids and will be the activity highlight of your Suncadia visit.  The trip takes about three to four hours and can be scheduled any day of the week at any time. River rafting is a great activity for families and groups.  Trips include an amazing, streamside BBQ sockeye salmon lunch complete with appetizers, desert, and Washington wine. Consider a morning trip and have our omelet bar breakfast on the river or raft a little later in the day and have dinner.  Changes to the menu are welcomed along with kid friendly meals. All transportation from Suncadia is included. Please contact the concierge or front desk to arrange a Gourmet Lunch River Rafting Trip. 
  • River Rafting Trips - River rafting trips depart from the Suncadia Lodge every day.  This guided rafting adventure on the Cle Elum River last about three hours and includes beverages and transportation from the lodge.  It is similar to the Gourmet Lunch River Rafting, just without the lunch. A great activity for families and groups. Please register with the concierge or front desk of the lodge.  
  • River Kayaking - Beginning in the middle of July, take a kayak trip on the scenic Yakima River in your own personal inflatable kayak. This guided trip will include transportation to and from the lodge, a personal or tandem inflatable kayak, paddle, helmet, and lifejacket. Our guide will provide an introduction and orientation to river kayaking so you’re comfortable on the water. Beginning and advance kayaking floats are available. The cost is $180 per person and includes all gear and transportation from the lodge. Please contact the concierge or front desk to schedule your trip.

For more information on Guided Tours on Water, please contact the concierge at 509-649-6461.   

Fly Fishing Excursions

  • Guided Fly Fishing Drift Trips - Full and half day guided fly fishing float trips from a drift boat on the Yakima River.  The Yakima River is Washington’s only Blue Ribbon trout stream for rainbow and west slope cutthroat trout.  It is a protected fishery with catch and release only regulations.  The trips include all gear, fly fishing supplies, lunch (full day), beverages and transportation from the Suncadia Lodge.  A fishing license is necessary and can be included.  Fly fishing experience is not necessary – beginners are welcomed. Please contact the concierge or front desk of the lodge to schedule a fly fishing excursion.  Trips are available daily.
  • Walk and Wade Guided Fly Fishing - Fly fish the local trout streams on foot with one of our expert guides.  The two to three hour excursion departs from the Suncadia Lodge and includes all fly fishing gear and supplies.  A fishing license is necessary.  Up to three anglers per guide at $102 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 Walk and Wade Fly Fishing trip.  Trips are available daily at any time.
  • Mountain Bike Fly Fishing - Talk about the best of both worlds. Lead by our fly fishing guide, mountain bike one of the great Suncadia trails through the woods to the Cle Elum river. At the river, our guide will coach you on fly fishing techniques for catching rainbow and cutthroat trout.  The cost is $85 per hour with a two hour minimum. Use your own mountain bike or rent for $40. Trips are available anytime during the day and include all fly fishing equipment, gear and supplies. A fishing license is necessary and can be included. 

For more information on Fly Fishing Excursions, please contact the concierge at 509-649-6461.   


  • Birding Tour - Strap on a pair of binoculars and walking shoes to hit the trail in search of local and migratory birds of the West.  The diverse eco-system of the Suncadia property is part of the Pacific fly-way for of many migratory birds and is a great place to view unique bird species. The cost is $48 per person and limited to groups of six. Includes binocular use. Please register with the front desk in advance.

For more information on Trekking, please contact the concierge at 509-649-6461.  

ATV Tours

Where Eastern Washington high desert terrain meets the lovely snow-capped vistas of the northern Cascade Range.  Take a ride into the wild on well maintained trails, through beautiful pine forests populated with elk, deer, and if you're lucky, the occasional bob cat, before opening out to breathtaking, panoramic views of the imposing and snowcapped Mount Stewart.  A two hour tour is available for this exhilarating ride on the Green Dot Trail System. Drivers must be 16 years of age and possess a valid driver's license. There is a four person minimum to facilitate a tour.

Tour Pricing & Schedules for the 2 hour ATV Tours

Shuttle- $15  PER PERSON (Children under 16 ride for free)

* Must be 6 years of age to ride as passenger* (Limited to 3 double machines)

Horseback Riding with Three Peak Outfitters

Grab your boots and head to the corrals, today is a great day for a ride!  Join our guides and gentle, trail wise horses for a classic trail ride and explore the open forest and woodland grass trails of Suncadia.  Guided rides are available for guests of all experience levels.  Located just 10 minutes from the Lodge on Bullfrog Rd (just south of the resort's main entrance).  Reservations recommend. Call 509-649-6461.

Operation Schedule

April - on call service; rides by availability
May thru June 17th - weekends, see reservation schedule; on call services by availability for week days
June 20th thru September 2nd - Wednesdays through Sundays, see reservation schedule
Sept. thru October (weather depending) - weekends, see reservation schedule; on call services by availability for week days

Guest Information

Minimum age: 8 years. Maximum weight: 240 lbs.
Waivers for persons under 18 must be signed by their parent/guardian; children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Please arrive at site 15 minutes prior to scheduled ride.
Please wear long pants and closed toed shoes.
For your safety, riding with backpacks is not allowed; small incidentals (water bottles, camera, etc.) can be put into horn bags on your horse for your convenience.
Riding helmets available; signed helmet waiver required for those who opt for no helmet (waiver must be signed by parent for riders 18 years of age and younger).
All rides subject to availability, weather, and trail conditions.
Payment required at time of reservation. 24 hour notice of cancellation required for full refund.

Horse-drawn Activities

Hear the soothing clip clop of hooves and relax as you ride in our carriage or wagons.  Enjoy the sights and camaraderie of your friends as you tour Suncadia or build this outing into a full event with a hearty Dutch-oven dinner.  Horse-drawn activities are perfect for corporate events and large groups, providing an ideal way for groups with mixed ages and/or physical abilities to interact together.  

For elegance and romance a carriage ride is just the right touch.  Add our beautiful carriage to any event calling for more intimate transport. Regardless which mode of transportation you choose, you are sure to enjoy a relaxing ride with Three Peaks Outfitters. 

White Water Rafting

All trips include wetsuits, booties, PFD, and Professional Guide. Full day trips include light snack lunch (cheese, crackers, chips and salsa, soft drinks) at meeting time, and Steak BBQ (corn on the cob, french bread, potato salad, veggie burger option, and soft drinks) after trip. Wenatchee Express has no food.

Wenatchee Full Day trip (5 hours total, 3-4 hours on water)

Monday-Thursday: 11:00am meet time
Friday-Sunday: 9:00am, 12:00pm, and 1:30pm
Adult Rate: $92, Youth/Senior Rate: $82, 17 Miles - Class 3 - Minimum age: 8

Transportation is not provided by Blue Sky Outfitters. Transportation needs will be on own.



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