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Location & Directions

Conveniently located adjacent to the magical Bavarian town of Leavenworth, WA, the inn is just a short drive, bike ride, or stroll to wine tasting, shopping, fine dining, and all the fun of Leavenworth’s famous festivals. With unmatched opportunity for year-round recreation, the surrounding mountains, rivers, and trails offer a perfect paradise for nature lovers, bird watchers, and outdoor enthusiasts alike.


If you are arriving by train (Leavenworth Amtrak station) or by air (into Wenatchee Pangborn Airport), Leavenworth Shuttle & Taxi provides service to Run of the River. Reservations can be made at (509) 548-7433.


For easy directions, go to, enter your starting address with Run of the River Inn & Refuge (zip code 98826) as your destination. The physical address for the inn is 9308 East Leavenworth Road, Leavenworth, WA 98826. 

Driving times to Run of the River from:

  • Seattle - 2.5 hours

  • Spokane - 3 hours

  • Vancouver, B.C. - 4 hours

  • Portland - 5 hours

For up to the minute traffic and pass conditions log onto

Click Here for our "Winter Driving Survival Guide"


Alaska/Horizon Air provides direct flights to and from Seattle to East Wenatchee’s  Pangborn Memorial Airport 

Call 1(800) 547-9308 for reservations. 

Sea-Tac International Airport is located 130 miles from Leavenworth.



Amtrak’s Empire Builder to Chicago runs the line through Leavenworth.


For Train status please call 1(800) 872-7245 (1.800.USA.RAIL)


For Train Ticket purchases please call 1(800) 872-7245 or go to


For the special holiday Christmas Lighting Train: 

Alki Tours 1(800) 895-2554 -