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August 30, 2023

Your Guide to a Fall Vacation in Lake Chelan

Cozy orange and red hues come alive each fall in Lake Chelan, setting the perfect backdrop for the getaway of your dreams! You’ll most certainly feel the urge to immerse yourself in this breathtaking collection of colors by exploring the very best of the great outdoors in Lake Chelan. Crisp fall temperatures make for the perfect weather for outdoor activities during your next fall visit to Lake Chelan. To help you prepare for your trip, we’ve put together this guide to a fall vacation in Lake Chelan:

Where to Stay

vacation rental at The Lookout in Lake ChelanStay in a place where all your favorite things about Lake Chelan are just outside your door! We invite you to stay with us at The Lookout at Lake Chelan. Our resort community includes an extensive collection of Lake Chelan vacation rentals, ranging from 2 to 6 bedrooms.

But that’s just the start! You’ll fall in love with all the incredible amenities at The Lookout. Hot tubs, a year-round swimming pool, fire pits, grills, parks, and playgrounds offer plenty of opportunities to spend quality time with family during your fall vacation in Lake Chelan. Enjoy the weather and scenery by playing games like bocce, basketball, and pickleball, or take it all in while exploring walking trails and a biking track.

What to Do

The Lookout Marina in ChelanAfter enjoying all these amenities with the family, you’ll want to visit the waterfront and marina at The Lookout. Roughly 700 feet of pristine Lake Chelan waterfront becomes your playground! Our marina features 70 boating slips, including 40 “deep water” slips that can be used year-round. Opportunities for fishing, boating, and some much-needed rest abound at our waterfront and marina, just a short walk or shuttle ride from The Lookout.

Visit one of more than 40 wineries in Lake Chelan Valley, one of the fastest-growing wine regions in Washington. Sip on some delicious award-winning wines at a number of these wineries. Stunning views wrapped in a blanket of fall colors make for a relaxing experience you won’t forget any time soon.

Experience the beauty of fall in Lake Chelan by exploring one of several hiking trails. From valley riverbank walks to high mountain lakes, there’s a mix of a little bit of everything when hiking in Lake Chelan.

Can’t Miss-Events

Lake Chelan vineyardThe annual Lake Chelan Wine Harvest begins on the first fall day and runs through Thanksgiving. Food and wine lovers can taste autumn’s fresh picks while enjoying the spectacular views and scenery of fall in Lake Chelan! Seasonal harvest dinner specials, live music, entertainment, and grape stomping activities make this a can’t-miss fall event in Lake Chelan.

Haunted Manson brings the spookiness to Lake Chelan each fall! This month-long celebration features family-fun activities throughout the day while offering Halloween activities at night. Navigate through a corn maze with the family or hop on an exciting barrel ride. If you have the guts, enter the haunted house and graveyard!

You’ve got plenty to explore when you plan a fall vacation in Lake Chelan. The best way to experience Lake Chelan is by staying at The Lookout! Explore our Lake Chelan vacation rentals to find a cozy place to stay for your next vacation in Lake Chelan.