Other Winter Recreation
Sleigh rides are available from three local places in winter. Red-Tail Canyon Farm (11780 Freund Canyon Rd., 509/548-4512 or 800/678-4512, www.redtailcanyonfarm.com) has champion Belgian draft horses that pull you through scenic Red-Tail Canyon.
Eagle Creek Ranch (509/548-7798 or 800/221-7433, www.eaglecreek.ws) offers sleigh rides over the meadows and through the woods surrounding the ranch, two miles north of town off Highway 209.
Mountain Springs Lodge (14 miles north of Leavenworth, 509/763-2713 or 800/858-2276, www.mtsprings.com) has a similar service.
See the Cascades and the Leavenworth valley from a unique perspective aboard a dogsled from Enchanted Mountain Tours (509/763-2975) or Alaska Dreamin’ Sled Dog Company (509/763-8017).
Mountain Spring Lodge (509/763-3483 or 800/858-2276, www.mtsprings.com) runs snowmobile tours out of Plain.
© Ericka Chickowski from Moon Washington, 8th edition