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Lake Chelan National Recreation Area

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North Cascades National Park, WA
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RV holiday

Drove through this beautiful area while doing the North Cascades Scenic loop drive. Just stunning... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2017
Margot E
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Gladstone, Australia
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Lake is gorgeous in summer

The lake looks very beautiful in summer. Water activities are relatively cheaper compared to some... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2016
Gnayak P
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Recreational area in the southern half of the park.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
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  • Terrible10%
Jan 11, 2017
“RV holiday ”
May 16, 2016
“Lake is gorgeous in summer”
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Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Drove through this beautiful area while doing the North Cascades Scenic loop drive. Just stunning. Beautiful properties along the lake and nearby farming areas.

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Reviewed May 16, 2016

The lake looks very beautiful in summer. Water activities are relatively cheaper compared to some other places like Lake Tahoe, Hawaii etc. Good place for folks in the Seattle region to go for a weekend. There are quite a few rentals available as well.

Thank Gnayak P
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Reviewed September 26, 2015

Wonderful scenes along the lake. Much different from the wet western side of the Cascades. Great for boating, hiking, picnics!

1  Thank Raintree_Thailand
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Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Just spent our 6th or 7th straight year at the state park. As usual, it was great. The biggest change that we noticed from previous years was that the snack shack has stopped doing any fried food. No fries, burgers, etc. I guess if you...More

1  Thank Christopher G
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Reviewed July 19, 2015

Beautiful lake. Warm to swim. Ideal place for families. Good stop for anyone driving through. The town is small and charming and easy to stay or get a bite to eat.

1  Thank MEAK
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Reviewed July 14, 2015

beautiful mountain views change with each turn on the lake, and the view on the way back to Chelan looks different than the way you came, just by facing the opposite direction. Boat ride is long because the lake is so long, but scenery is...More

Thank Lisa W
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Reviewed September 2, 2014

went for a week of camping with my daughter and here family. Well kept campground along side the recreation area, showers and toilets maintained. Happy to see lots of recycling areas. Plenty of shops and restaurants around. Beautiful beach area, cons: water was very cold...More

Thank colettethelpn
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Reviewed July 26, 2013

Hiking, opportunities for fishing, biking, rafting, kayaking, and horse-back riding on future visits! Many good hiking maps and books available.

1  Thank Mert T
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Reviewed April 4, 2013

Hi readers! After traveling to almost every State in the Nation, I have to admit, Washington has it all...well, at least in the summer, which is the only time I've been there. I was visiting friends in Seattle, and ended up at Lake Chelan. The...More

7  Thank Debra S
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Reviewed October 16, 2012

The town of Chelan has really grown. It's crown jewel is the beautiful crystal clear water of Lake Chelan. The area is very interesting. There are so many changing views traveling through the area. We will visit again.

4  Thank busymom11
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