WELCOME to the Home of the Methow Valley Community Trail Ski Shuttle!
The Methow Valley Community Trail Ski Shuttle provides service once a day during holidays and on weekends between Winthrop and Mazama, with stops at the Brown's Farm Trailhead. Below you will find information about the shuttle routes and schedules. The shuttle is brought to you by The Gabby Cabby, with support from local businesses and organizations. Please show your appreciation by supporting their businesses and thanking them for contributing to this service.

Cost: $5. Please have cash or check available for payment.

Days of Operation:
Saturday and Sunday mornings December 28 - February 23.

Thursday, December 26 - Friday, December 27

Schedule:
Winthrop to Mazama
Depart Winthrop Town Trailhead: 10:00 am

Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 10:20 am
Arrive Mazama Corral Parking: 10:30 am

Mazama to Winthrop
Depart Mazama Corral Parking: 10:35 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 10:45 am
Arrive Winthrop Town Trailhead 11:00 am

Departure times are approximate and are subject to change. Please arrive 10 minutes early for loading.

Reservations Requested: E-mail gcpassenger@gmail.com or call 509-996-2894. Walk up passengers without reservations will be accommodated on a first-come, first served basis. Capacity: 6 passengers. (if needed, we will schedule a second run)

How it works? Drive, walk or ski to the trailhead of your choice. Load your skis, poles and self onto the shuttle. Enjoy the ride to your destination trailhead and ski your heart out back to your start location.

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Ski Shuttle Begins Thursday, December 26, 2013

The Methow Community Trail Ski Shuttle will begin service Thursday, December 26. Reservations are requested.  Currently the shuttle will start at Brown's Farm and go on to the Mazama Corral until snowfall is adequate for skiing from the Winthrop Town Trailhead to Brown's Farm parking lot.  We are optimistic that the snow will come soon and will allow MVSTA to groom the 30K Community Trail in its entirety. We will post updated shuttle departure times and locations when all trails are open.  For questions, please email gcpassenger@gmail.com  or call 509-996-2894.   Let it snow!

 Cost: $5. Please have cash or check available for payment.

Days of Operation:
Saturday and Sunday mornings December 28 - February 23.


Special Days:
Thursday, December 26 - Friday, December 27
Thursday, January 2 - Friday, January 3


President's Day Week
Monday, February 17 - Friday, February 21

Schedule:Winthrop to Mazama
Depart Winthrop Town Trailhead: 10:00 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 10:20 am
Arrive Mazama Corral Parking: 10:30 am
Mazama to WinthropDepart Mazama Corral Parking: 10:35 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 10:45 am
Arrive Winthrop Town Trailhead 11:00 am
Departure times are approximate and are subject to change. Please arrive 10 minutes early for loading.

Reservations Requested: E-mail gcpassenger@gmail.com or call 509-996-2894. Walk up passengers without reservations will be accommodated on a first-come, first served basis. Capacity: 6 passengers. (if needed, we will schedule a second run)

How it works? Drive, walk or ski to the trailhead of your choice. Load your skis, poles and self onto the shuttle. Enjoy the ride to your destination trailhead and ski your heart out back to your start location.

Friday, February 17, 2012

President's Week Ski Shuttle Schedule

For the President's holiday week (February 18-26) the Methow Valley Ski Shuttle will be operating daily with the following schedule:

Daily Schedule Saturday, February 18 through Sunday, February 26:Winthrop to Mazama
Depart Winthrop Town Trailhead 9:30 am

Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 9:50 am
Arrive Mazama Corral Parking: 10:00 am
Mazama to WinthropDepart Mazama Corral Parking: 10:05 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 10:15 am
Arrive Winthrop Town Trailhead 10:30 am
Departure times are approximate and are subject to change. Please arrive 10 minutes early for loading.

Cost: $5. Please have cash or check available for payment.

Reservations Requested: E-mail mvshuttle@gmail.com or call 509.996.3645. Walk up passengers without reservations will be accommodated on a first-come, first served basis. Capacity: 15 passengers.

How it works? Drive, walk or ski to the trailhead of your choice. Load your skis, poles and self onto the shuttle. Enjoy the ride to your destination trailhead and ski your heart out back to your start location.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Special Shuttle Schedule January 21 and January 22

To reduce congestion on the Community Trail this coming weekend during the MVSTA sponsored Pursuit race, we will offer a special shuttle schedule Saturday, January 21 and Sunday, January 22 only.

On Saturday, January 21 we will operate the shuttle between the Winthrop Town Trailhead, Mazama Corral Trailhead and Cub Creek Trailhead. Skiers can enjoy the Community Trail from Mazama to Winthrop or ski the Rendezvous from Cub Creek Trailhead to the Mazama Corral Trailhead.

On Sunday, January 22 we will operate the shuttle between the Winthrop Town Trailhead and Sun Mountain Lodge. Skiers can ski the upper and lower Sun Mountain trails and then ski back to their vehicle at the Town Trailhead via the Winthrop Trail.


Schedule: Saturday June 21

Winthrop to Mazama
Depart Winthrop Town Trailhead 9:30 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 9:50 am
Arrive Mazama Corral Parking: 10:00 am
 
Mazama to Cub Creek Trailhead
Depart Mazama Corral Parking: 10:05 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 10:15 am
Arrive Cub Creek Trailhead 10:45 am

Schedule: Sunday June 22

Winthrop to Sun Mountain Lodge
Depart Winthrop Town Trailhead 9:30 am
Depart Sun Mountain Lodge: 10:00 am
Arrive Winthrop Town Trailhead 10:30 am

Departure times are approximate. Please arrive 10 minutes early for loading.

Cost: $5. Please have cash or check available for payment.

Reservations Requested: E-mail mvshuttle@gmail.com or call 509.996.3645. Walk up passengers without reservations will be accommodated on a first-come, first served basis. Capacity: 15 passengers.

How it works? Drive, walk or ski to the trailhead of your choice. Load your skis, poles and self onto the shuttle. Enjoy the ride to your destination trailhead and ski your heart out back to your start location.

Saturday, December 24, 2011

Methow Community Trail Groomed and Ready to Ski

MVSTA groomed between Wolf Ridge Resort and Brown's Farm this morning, which resulted in the official opening of the Methow Community Trail! The first ski shuttle of the season will commence Monday, December 26 and make one run daily through Sunday, January 1. Reservations requested.

After the holiday week, the shuttle will operate weekends through the end of February. We will also offer daily shuttle service President's Day week. Questions? Email mvskishuttle@gmail.com or call 509.996.3645.

Cost: $5. Please have cash or check available for payment.

Schedule:Winthrop to Mazama
Depart Winthrop Town Trailhead 9:30 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 9:50 am
Arrive Mazama Corral Parking: 10:00 am
Mazama to Winthrop
Depart Mazama Corral Parking: 10:05 am
Depart Brown's Farm Trailhead: 10:15 am
Arrive Winthrop Town Trailhead 10:30 am
Departure times are approximate and are subject to change. Please arrive 10 minutes early for loading.

Reservations Requested: E-mail mvshuttle@gmail.com or call 509.996.3645. Walk up passengers without reservations will be accommodated on a first-come, first served basis. Capacity: 15 passengers.

How it works? Drive, walk or ski to the trailhead of your choice. Load your skis, poles and self onto the shuttle. Enjoy the ride to your destination trailhead and ski your heart out back to your start location.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Ski Shuttle Begins Monday, December 26

The Methow Community Trail Ski Shuttle will begin service Monday, December 26. We are optimistic that the forecasted snow will allow MVSTA to groom the 30K Community Trail in its entirety. In the event that the trail does not fully open, we will provide a shuttle to Sun Mountain Lodge. We will post updated shuttle departure times and locations Saturday.