The best directions are simply to Google Wintrhop, Washington and follow their directions. Be aware, that the North Cascades Highway is closed over Washington Pass every winter.
Canon EOS 5D Mark II ,Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM 1/80s f/11.0 at 115.0mm iso200 Full EXIF Info Date/Time 04-Mar-2012 08:20:20 Model Canon EOS 5D Mark II Flash Used No Focal Length 115 mm Exposure Time 1/80 sec Aperture f/11 ISO Equivalent 200 Exposure Bias +1 White Balance cloudy Metering Mode center weighted Exposure Program aperture priority Â©2012 Jim Stiles www.jimstilesphotos.com
The first weekend in March for the past 15 years, Winthrop hosts the annual Winthrop Balloon Roundup. The scenery here of these very colorful hot air balloons floating above the snow clad Methow Valley and Cascade Mountains is nothing short of breath takingly beautiful and spectacular!