WHERE TO MEET
Meet across from the REST AWHILE FRUIT STAND, 1/2 mile north
of the junction of Hwy 97 and Hwy 153 near the town of Pateros.
There is a small, concrete restroom and some grass next to
the water. All trips meet at 9:30 a.m. unless otherwise specified.
PLEASE be on time.
We meet at the METHOW STORE on Hwy 153, right in downtown
Methow. There is a little park just north of the store; we
meet there at 10:00 a.m.
Trips meet at 11:00 a.m. at GOODELL CREEK CAMPGROUND just
west of the town of Newhalem on Hwy 20. Allow about 2 hours
travel time from Seattle, or 1 and 1/2 hours from Winthrop.
There is a huge National Park sign on Hwy 20 pointing out
Goodell Creek Campground that you can't miss. Park on the
frontage road and walk to the raft launch area. We'll be there
with our boats and gear by the river.