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Beautiful large lake, but cold!!

We visit Lake Chelan as often as we can it is nice to have so much space on a very large lake. It... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
WAgirl82
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Arlington, Washington, United States
Used the Lady of the Lake to go to Stehekin.

Used the Lady of the Lake to go to Stehekin - Front desk was very helpful and friendly. both boats... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
sheila s
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Tinley Park, Illinois
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This scenic lake is best known for its sunbathing, water sports and fishing.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing so special about this. A regular state park with access to a lake. Many benches to relax and eat food. Kids can play and enjoy. very scenic in October with different shades/colors of leaves. On the day, we are visiting-there are some scuba classes...More

Thank PriyaKishan
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We visit Lake Chelan as often as we can it is nice to have so much space on a very large lake. It can get pretty choppy with some giant waves for little boats sometimes. The lake is also pretty cold even in the hottest...More

2  Thank WAgirl82
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Used the Lady of the Lake to go to Stehekin - Front desk was very helpful and friendly. both boats we were on were very clean and had a great concession stand. the dock seemed well maintained

2  Thank sheila s
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Despite going to Chelan in the August fire season, the Lake was beautiful and crystal clear. Tons of swimmers, kayakers and boaters. People seemed to be considerately sharing the space and truly it was clear as glass.

Thank C K
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful clean lake. Great for kayak and jet skis. Rented jet ski from Shoreline rentals, 1/2 day in the am for a bargain price.

Thank islandtop
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Lake Chelan is a gem of a lake....50 miles long and almost 1500 feet deep (third deepest lake in America). Perfect for swimming (albeit a bit cold), SUP, boating and fishing. Take the Lady of the Lake to Stehekin to get a feel for the...More

1  Thank busconi
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We visited for 3 days when the wildfires were very bad. We could not even see the mountains two of the days. However, we did have a good time and tried not to let the smoke spoil everything. Very nice town with so much to...More

Thank Anne0827
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We came to Chelan for the weekend but unfortunately there were forest fires and therefore loads of smoke :-( but we still had a nice time. We rented a boat to fill in an afternoon and had a look around a small part of the...More

1  Thank Brendonford
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This lake is some 50 miles long and in August ranged In temp of 73-75 degrees, water so clear unimaginable! A word of caution as you get into fire season you run the risk of enjoying your vacation in smoke so bad you can’t see...More

Thank proctersposse1979
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice walk around the lake, great way to lower the blood pressure! Relaxing time for my wife and I. We are planning on retiring near Chelan so this is a great stop to remind ourselves, it's about the journey!

Thank Rob R
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isicran
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very good temperatures both in the lake and the adjoining river.
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