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Lake Chelan

Lake Chelan Marina, Chelan, WA 98816
+1 509-682-7245
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Beautiful place

Lots of places to stay. Some REALLY nice and a great place just to relax or go out and play on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steven L
via mobile
Lovely place to get away from hustle and bustle of daily life

We spent a week here over Easter weekend in the first week of April. We were surprised by the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GrandmaM59
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Kent, Washington
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This scenic lake is best known for its sunbathing, water sports and fishing.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“jet skiing” (13 reviews)
“water sports” (7 reviews)
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Lake Chelan Marina, Chelan, WA 98816
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"jet skiing"
in 13 reviews
"water sports"
in 7 reviews
"campbell's resort"
in 7 reviews
"year round"
in 6 reviews
"early spring"
in 3 reviews
"crystal clear water"
in 5 reviews
"spent a week"
in 3 reviews
"summer activities"
in 3 reviews
"wave runners"
in 3 reviews
"great weekend"
in 3 reviews
"wine tasting"
in 14 reviews
"north cascades"
in 5 reviews
"local wineries"
in 3 reviews
"all ages"
in 9 reviews
"great wineries"
in 3 reviews
"spring break"
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"beautiful scenery"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of places to stay. Some REALLY nice and a great place just to relax or go out and play on the water. I believe I was told that the lake was over 50 miles long. Lots to enjoy. Boating, fishing, cruising, swimming, etc. This...More

Thank Steven L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a week here over Easter weekend in the first week of April. We were surprised by the myriad of activities available for couples and families. We were in the charming small town of Manson, WA, right on the lake. We had a lovely...More

Thank GrandmaM59
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I try to go and stay here at least a couple times per year... a beautiful place, and some nice places to eat... and love the main street... very nice community.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

What a great little town. Probably packed in the summer, but in early December, it seemed like it was just us and the locals for the day we were there. Loved Campbell's, walking the little town, Shot of Gratitude. Drive in the back way (from...More

Thank JayGott
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We went to Lake Chelan Late in the season but still enjoyed the sheer beauty of the lake and surrounding mountains. City of Chelan had a floating boat show on the lake called mahogany and Merlot which added a lot to the Enjoyment of the...More

Thank Michael V
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Having owned property in the Lake Chelan area for almost 2 decades has given us an appreciation for a more leisurely lifestyle that centers around this pristine North Cascades fed lake. What began as a weekend get away will soon become our permanent domicile. So...More

Thank Wolf P
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We took the ferry from Chelan to Stehekin, WA, which is a 60 mile boat ride that takes about 3 hours, but well worth the time. Stehekin is only accessible by water, no roads go to the town. The scenery is great. Stehekin has a...More

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

this is an extremely beautiful area and the town of Chelan is a wonderful place. the area is clean and well taken care of. we sat in the park and looked out at the lake which was very relaxing.

Thank karlee_sos
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

It was very dry/sagebrush around the southern end of the lake and more forest as you go north. Lots of fruit orchards!

Thank Robyn D
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Crystal clear lake and super cold. Plenty to do around the lake such as visiting wineries, eating at the many many restaurants and simply walking among the historic downtown shops. enjoy

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isicran
2 June 2015|
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very good temperatures both in the lake and the adjoining river.
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