FYI : Methow Valley Aficionados; Wildflowers are in bloom! Thinking of taking a hike on the 4th of July weekend? Many trails are open and the Wild Lupine, Indian Paintbrush, Lady-slipper, Avalanche Lily & Yarrow are everywhere! Be prepared as there is still snow patches in some places in the higher elevations. Also some tangled avalanche debris to navigate if you are going to Blue Lake! Celebrate & Levitate your freedom hike in the hills and more!