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Exploring the Methow Valley of Washington

Located in scenic Okanogan county, the Methow Valley stretches from the rolling Columbia River and continues northwest through the majestic snow packed peaks of the North Cascades mountains.

This area offers a true frontier living environment with its fields of baled hay, old barns with horse corrals, crystal blue alpine lakes and jagged mountains. Perhaps that’s why it’s such a popular spot in the Okanogan area for both residents and the year-round vacationers. The annual sunshine, along with with plenty of out-door recreational and cultural opportunities doesn’t hurt either. Already famous as a cross-country skiing destination, with more than 120 miles of groomed cross-country trails,OkanoganFarmHaysurrounded by over a million acres of forest and wilderness lands, the Methow Valley is more

Each of the Methow communities here offer a distinct personalty. The town of Pateros, which sits beside the mighty blue Columbia, offers plenty of water sports like, water-skiing, fishing or paddle boarding.

Twisp, the cultural center of the Methow, offers plenty of theater and music events, including art galleries and a museum.

With it’s old-west styled buildings, on-going festivals and excellent cross-country skiing, Winthrop is a very popular year-round Washington state vacation destination.

The quaint town of Mazama is a favorite gateway to the year-round recreational activities of North Cascades mountains and national park. Mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing, horsebackriding, back country and heli-skiing are some of the options.

This portion of the Okanogan county is a wonderful place to get away from it all and enjoy a more quiet or more active lifestyle. Whether you’re interested in living in the Methow year-round or seasonally, the Methow Valley offers plenty of real estate options from summer cabins, winter condos, family homes, vacation property, farm land or commercial real estate.

At Baines Title and Escrow, we’re fortunate that we’re based here in the Okanogan and get to enjoy this area year-round. In fact, we’ve been offering title and escrow services here in the Okanogan for over 100 years.

If you’re interested in purchasing real estate in the Methow Valley please consider Baines for your real estate title and escrow services. We also offer account servicing for payment processing on private party real estate transactions. Just contact us with any questions or information you might need.

We look forward to helping you with any of your Winthrop, Washington or Methow Valley Real Estate title or Escrow needs, whether it’s for recreational, residential or commercial transactions, we’ll be there to help you. And if you’re interested in learning more about what the Okanogan has to offer, please visit our Discover Okanogan page.