Winter at MHL

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Winter Details

Mountain Home Road is closed in the winter due to it's 23% grade, thus the Lodge will transport you from our private parking area at the base of Mountain Home Road located just 1 mile from downtown Leavenworth. From there you will be transported 2.5 miles and a 1000 feet with a spectacular view of the Leavenworth valley in one of our custom vehicles. Here you will see why MHL is considered "Leavenworth's Destination Hotel".

Included In Your Room Rate

  • Our nightly 4-course gourmet dinner event beginning with Chef's selected appetizers and a complimentary glass of fine wine, beer or sparkling cider. Your gourmet dinner follows served to your private table in the cozy dining room with crackling fire and candlelight for a special evening.

  • Gourmet breakfast to enjoy at your private table.

  • A hearty lunch buffet to welcome you back after your morning excursions outside featuring freshly made crafted sandwiches, warm homemade soup, freshly baked cookies/brownies, and /or fresh fruit, chips and accompaniments.

  • Snowshoes and poles.

  • Backcountry X/C Skies, boots and poles.

  • Toboggans and sleds for our 1700' sledding hill.

  • Snowcat or Monster 4x4 Van Transportation to the Lodge from our base parking area.

Winter options


See Brad for a trail map and suggestions for biking here at the Lodge and the surrounding area.

Trail Maps For Mountain Biking

MHL Overview Map

Video...Sample Trail around MHL 


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Complimentary Snowshoes

Put on your own warm, comfortable boots and jump into our Atlas snow shoes for a great trek through the forests. Take along a set of ski poles to help you up the hills and the Lodge will provide convenient water bottle packs for your adventure. We have over 10 miles of trails designated for snow shoeing near the Lodge. Or you may wish to snowshoe up Wedge Mountain, approximately 17 miles in distance and over 3,500 feet in elevation gain. With no snowparks to access the area, you will more than likely have the the mountain to yourself. Enjoy the spectacular views of Levenworth and the Columbia River Valley as your reward.

MHL Winter Trail Map
MHL Overview Map


Cross Country Skiing

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Complimentary X/C Skies

We have over 20 miles of trails for you to ski on. Use of our cross country skies, boots and poles is included in your room rate. The staff will provide you with our trail map and suggestions for a great day of skiing. The Lodge can provide convienent water bottle packs for your adventure and will be happy to provide you with a complete lunch if you should so desire. 

For the ultimate ski, talk with Brad about being transported up the back side of Wedge Mountain. This excursion brings you 2500' above the Lodge into the pristine back country. This can make for a wonderful day long trek and best of all, its almost all down hill back to the Lodge. With no snowparks to access the area, more than likely you will have the the mountain to yourself and the spectacular views of Leavenworth and the serenity of the Cascades. The cost for this shuttle is dependent on time and distance.

MHL Overview Map


Into The Back Country

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Give us a day and we'll take you away!

Perhaps a day of back country snowshoeing or cross country skiing sounds fun. First, our Chef will discuss your custom lunch and have it all ready for your departure. Our staff will transport you via snowmobile and trailer to Wedge Mountain (approx. 20-30 minutes). Here you can begin exploring the beautiful back country which surrounds Mountain Home Lodge and Leavenworth. We'll customize the distance to best suit your comfort level and snow conditions making sure that you arrive back in time to enjoy our Chefs wine and appetizers. Some guests may choose to snow shoe others cross country; either way we'll have you taken care of. Please feel free to bring your equipment or we'll have our snow shoes and BC Cross Country skies waiting for you. The charge for this adventures is $100.00 per couple. Advance reservations are required.  


Guided snowmobile tours

Guided Snowmobile Tours

Our tours are available by advance reservations to our lodging guests at an additional cost of $185 per person (minimum of two people). Tours include a training session in our meadow and are enjoyable for novices and experts alike. The tours average 25 to 35 miles and often travel to elevations of over 5,000 feet. Weather and snow conditions take presendence for tour availability.