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Lake Chelan

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Address: Lake Chelan Marina, Chelan, WA 98816
Phone Number: 509-682-7245
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This scenic lake is best known for its sunbathing, water sports and...

This scenic lake is best known for its sunbathing, water sports and fishing.

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Electric Bicycle Tour of Lake Chelan and Historic Downtown

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Piece of Paradise

We spent a week at Lake Chelan & didnt want to leave. It is the most beautiful clean clear lake to swim in. Make sure you visit Staheken at ine end of Lake Chelan & hire pushbikes... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Tauranga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent a week at Lake Chelan & didnt want to leave. It is the most beautiful clean clear lake to swim in. Make sure you visit Staheken at ine end of Lake Chelan & hire pushbikes to visit the waterfall, buy a gorgeous sticky bun from the famous bakery & wander around "The Orchard".

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There was a time I lived across a road from Lake Chelan back in the 1970s and 80s on the south shore. This huge crisp clean lake and other bordering smaller lakes provide so much beyond swimming, canoeing and picturesque views.... After living in various states and countries for a couple decades in various versions of paradise, I've returned to... More 

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Mukilteo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well, if you want to pretend you are on a cruise ship with no worries in the world, bring a floating device and relax

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Thank ElegantMukilteo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Totally worth a trip! Spectacular views everywhere you look. Cute, yet small town offers local shops, brews and great water rentals.

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Thank Chelsea S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming out to lake Chelan since I was a kid. I always love coming out here! There's plenty of shopping, lots of wineries, and lots of water sports! We end up renting jet skis, a bayliner boat or kayaks. We dock at the state park where the adults can lounge and the kids can play on the... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 4 nights at the lake, staying in a condominium. We had a view of the lake, and everyday did something water oriented. This is a phenomenal lake with so much to see and do. It is beautiful with the mountain views and stunning, blue, clear water. This was our first time here, but it is already our favorite... More 

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Tacoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been coming here for over 50 years. It's the most amazing place. The water is crystal clear. The weather is usually warm in the summer.

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Zillah, Washington
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time visiting. We had a great time. Locals were very nice. Had the best time renting jet skis and visiting the water park. We will definitely visit again.

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Thank tn1969
Seattle, WA
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lake has it all no matter what kind of water fun you're into: fishing, swimming, jet skiing, water skiing, parasailing, etc. A nice place for family Summer fun!

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Kirkland, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Many people think it is cool and rains a lot in The Pacific Northwest.....not east of the Cascade mountains. Beautiful lakes and lots of Sun with little humidity. lake Chelan is an awesome destination with resorts, condos, houses to rent and hotels. Plenty to do from just chillin to a full day jet skiing or other water sports. Love wine... More 

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