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Lake Chelan

Lake Chelan Marina, Chelan, WA 98816
+1 509-682-7245
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Super crystal clear lake.

Water is freezing; but super crystal clear. It is a huge lake goes very deep but we just sat out on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kennewick, Washington
Beautiful blue waters, freezing cold waters, but the children had fun dipping their toes in the water.

We were there for an overnight. It worked well to take a kayak adventure along the shoreline one... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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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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Lake Chelan Marina, Chelan, WA 98816
+1 509-682-7245
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Water is freezing; but super crystal clear. It is a huge lake goes very deep but we just sat out on a floating dock but was very clear with ducks. We never say any fish but we didn't go out very deep though either.

Thank Bso_Cool
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were there for an overnight. It worked well to take a kayak adventure along the shoreline one adult and one child per kayak. It was a nice relaxing paddle. I recommend paddling uplake first, then you can pretty much float download on the return,...More

1  Thank MONichols
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lake Chelan is a must see place in WA. It offers the visitors lots of water sport options and the fun is unlimited! The place suits all ages and you have some great restaurants in the downtown. Parasailing, Jet Skiing, Slide Waters are some of...More

Thank Harish S P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So many great wineries: Hard Row to Hoe, Siren and Nefarious are some of our favorites. So many fun thing to do: Golf, jet ski, river walk, dancing/live music at Vogue, great restaurants, cute shops. Book your stay several months in advance during high season.

Thank JazzBirdy
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Great place to Rent a boat or a jet ski as well as Parasail. They also have gas right there so it was easy to refuel the boat. The Pontoon Boat was amazing and was actually powerful enough to tube our kids! Not to mention...More

Thank Angel691111
Reviewed 22 April 2017

What a beautiful lake surrounded by majestic mountains their caps covered in snow this time of year. This lake is 50 some miles long. Great boating and fishing.

Thank artgirl850
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We love Lake Chelan. It is our family vacation spot multiple times in the year. Mother's Day is our next family get together here. We just had 2 family weekends together in April.

Thank carolynglosenger
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Today we rented a boat for Oregon's Spring break. The weather has cooperated so I was surprised that we were only one boat out out of maybe 5 others on the lake today. We were unlucky at catching fish but we had a fantastic time!...More

1  Thank CathyEC
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This lake is the epitome of gorgeous. Clean and fresh. Worth a trip & a dip! There is great spots to grab a picnic and just enjoy a great Washington day on the shore.

Thank Travis H
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We stayed at Campbell's Resort. We were part of a group that had a wine pairing dinner at Tsillan Cellars. The food and wines were awesome. We went to several wineries in a limo the following day. The views were to die for, and the...More

1  Thank ResortMan2016
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Is the lake warm enough to swim in? Also, is it a good lake for swimming or is it more of a motor-boat and jet-ski lake?
2 June 2015|
Response from Judybookdoc |
very good temperatures both in the lake and the adjoining river.