Summertime in Leavenworth is always so beautiful, but Winter is even better! Everything from skiing to good food and picture-like scenery. There’s something for everyone. We’ve provided a few recommendations that will make your stay in Leavenworth a winter vacation to remember.

Leavenworth is known for its amazing Christmas Lights. Best part is that these lights are up until February 28, 2018, so there is plenty of time to still see them for yourself.

Leavenworth and its surrounding areas have such great mountains for skiing or snowboarding. Try Stevens Pass one day and Mission Ridge the next. Our own Ski Hill run by the Leavenworth Winter Sports Club provides fun for all ages and abilities with an atmosphere tilted toward families. If you’re still a beginner on the slopes, then check out The Ski Hill in Leavenworth. It’s about a mile from Obertal Inn and provides downhill tubing and skiing for beginners. During winter months, Ski Hill hosts free events like Alpine races, Nordic races, and ski jumping tournaments. Check out our Stay and Play Ski Package for some amazing discounts.

After you hit the slopes hit the town for fine dining and German-style cuisine. This town is unique in that it’s a Bavarian-styled village. The restaurants and bars are made up of German beer and food. The best you’ll find outside of Germany. Munchen Haus is delicious. They are known for their German sausages and craft brews. Let them know we sent you. You’ll love it.

Obertal Inn is home to a family of foodies, so if delicious meals are what you’re looking for, then stop by and let us tell you our favorite places to eat. We too serve a lot of tasty foods at Obertal Inn and our Breakfast is our pride and joy and has quite a reputation. Take a look at our menu here.

Feel like staying indoors instead? Check out one of the historic Leavenworth museums like the Nutcracker Museum, which features 5,000 different nutcrackers dating back 500 years. Looking for something a little more grown up? Why not tour 1 of our 17 wineries around town. Leavenworth is home to many award-winning wineries.

Snowmobiling is a must during winter and makes getting around much easier. Take a tour through many miles of trail throughout Leavenworth. They allow you to explore freely or be taken on a guided tour.

Other winter activities include sleigh rides throughout the area on a horse-drawn sleigh. This could be fun for kids or romantic for couples. Another main attraction that brings people to Leavenworth is our Christmas Lighting display. It’s such a spectacular display of Christmas Lights, that Leavenworth is nicknamed the “Christmas Town of America”.

So if you’re already planning a holiday vacation next year, plan to stay at Obertal Inn in Leavenworth, Washington. If any of these activities interests you, contact us directly and we can arrange it all for you. Even save you some money going through us. See you soon!