There are numerous options for lodging in the Methow Valley and lots of them are 10 miles or less from the start/finish. Two of which are obvious choices: Sun Mountain Lodge and The Chewuch Inn.
Sun Mountain Lodge, a AAA Four Diamond rated resort, is just a couple miles from the start/finish and is running a special on race weekend: $120 for any room which is huge discount!
The Chewuch Inn, owned and operated by trailrunners, is the next closest option to the race course and is in walking distance to all the shops and restaurants in downtown Winthrop. They are offereing a special deal created especially for you the Sun Mountain Racers: "Sun Mountain Race Package" The Chewuch Inn has helped runners, skiers & bikers perform their very best on race day with a good nights sleep and our great breakfasts. Now we're offering a great price too! * Runners, stay two nights at The Chewuch Inn at our already quiet season rates and receive 50% off the second night, enjoy an early "runners breakfast" the morning of the run, & our famous buffet breakfast on your morning off. After you return to the Inn, basking in
glory, soothe those tired feet & muscles in our outdoor hot tub. Racers please ask for our "Sun Mountain Race Package" to receive our special offer. 800-747-3107 or www.chewuchinn.com (request a reservation page)
The Winthrop Chamber of Commerece and Central Reservations are two other resources to help you find a place to lay your head in the Methow Valley, including numerous options for motels, cabin rentals, and camping.