Performance and Casual Footwear
We specialize in fitting great footwear for hiking, running, climbing, traveling and playing outdoors. Free your toes with a comfy pair of sandals and flip-flops from Teva, Keen, Olukai, Clark and more great names. Venture onto the trail with our great selection of hiking boots from Merrell, Salomon, Vasque and all the top brands.
Looking for water shoes? There’s plenty. Trail-running and minimalist shoes? Step right up. Climbing shoes? We’ve got those too. We put our years of experience to work to help you find the right shoe and the right fit for your activity.
Sunglasses, Hats and Gloves
Enjoy the sun without missing out on the view. Whether you’re eyeballing an inexpensive pair of sunglasses to replace the ones you lost (again), or a higher-end, sport-specific model, set your sights on the full-to-bursting racks at Winthrop Mountain Sports. Protect your vision and stop squinting with a broad range of styles from Smith, Suncloud, Oakley, Native and more. There are polarized models aplenty, and we carry specialized sunglasses for cyclists and cross-country skiers, too.
Hats & Gloves
From lightweight backpacking gloves to burly “lobster mitts,” Winthrop Mountain Sports offers almost as many styles of gloves—and hats—as there are ways to play outdoors. Skiing the backcountry or the trails? We’ve got just the right pair of Nordic-specific gloves. In summer, keep your cool with amazing “cooling crystal” and sun protection hats. When the temperature drops, conserve those BTUs with Turtle Fur, Columbia, Swix, and everyone’s favorite multi-tasking headgear, Buff.
Hike, Nordic Ski, Bike, Camp, Climb & Travel Equipment
How do we fit such a huge selection of hiking boots—including Merrell, Salomon, Keen and more top brands—into such a modest store? Come see for yourself! When you’ve found the perfect pair of boots, check out backpacks from favorites like Osprey and BRAND XXX. Get trail-ready with gaiters, jackets, hiking poles and hiking clothing—built to stand up to the wear and tear of the trail. Forgot your water bottle? Whether you prefer metal or Nalgene, you’ll have a hard time choosing a new favorite from our larger-than-life lineup.
Turns out you can take it with you. From walking shoes and sandals (think Merrell, Keen, New Balance) to zip-off pants and sun protection shirts, Winthrop Mountain Sports is ready to go when you are. Hit the road with our smart selection of handy travel packs and duffels, and clever Eagle Creek accessories: toiletry bags, money belts and more. Don’t forget the insect repellent and headlamp! It’s time to pack up your travel dreams and roll.
Perfectly situated in the heart of North America’s cross-country ski Shangri-la, Winthrop Mountain Sports is the gold standard for Nordic ski gear and expertise. Whether you’re a seasoned skate skier or a novice to the Nordic scene, we’re here to get you gliding with sweet gear and helpful advice. Choose from a full selection of all the top ski brands: Fischer, Salomon, Madshus, and the incredibly agile Dynafit backcountry skiing boot. Still quaking in your (ski) boots? Remove the risk with our “try before you buy” program: test a few pairs of skis and decide which package is the best for you. You can’t go wrong.
Whether you’re planning an expedition into the Pasayten Wilderness, or grabbing a bit of R&R at Pearrygin Lake, we’ve got the gear you need to set up camp. Stop by to pick up maps and cooking fuel, and stay to browse our great selection of stoves and cook sets. Keep the chill off with long underwear and hats, or lighten your load with a new backpack. Whatever your camp needs, we’ve got you covered with helpful advice and hand-picked gear that’s just right for your home away from home.
The Methow Valley is home to a vibrant climbing scene and a growing community of climbers.Top-ropers, belayers and newcomers alike—whatever your level of expertise, come get a leg up on your next ascent at Winthrop Mountain Sports. We’ve got a full range of climbing gear that blends performance and safety you can count on. Pick up a few carabiners, or scout a new climbing harness, helmet and shoes with goods from Petzl, MSR, Black Diamond and other top names in climbing.
Clothing For Athletes, Travelers & Outdoor Recreationalists
At Winthrop Mountain Sports, we take an active approach to keeping you warm and dry, whether you’re hiking, backpacking, skiing or just kicking back. From lightweight rain jackets and pants (ideal for backpacking) to Nordic-specific ski jackets (wind-repellent and wicking both), we’ll keep you dry, comfortable and on the move. Cyclists, check out our full selection of performance bike jackets, including Pearl Izumi and more top names. When the workout’s over, wrap it up with a full selection of down and synthetic jackets from The North Face, Marmot, Patagonia and more names you can trust.