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Lake Chelan Beaches: A Hidden Gem

It’s no secret that Lake Chelan gives us some of the best boating, fishing, and swimming opportunities in the state. You can also add beachcombing to that list of lake activities! And it truly is a hidden gem—the beaches are hidden by water for most of the year! As the … Continue reading
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Winter Itinerary – Manson Field Trip

Breakfast at Blueberry Hill This popular summertime breakfast stop, known for its long line and opportunities to pick fresh blueberries, is much mellower come winter. Enjoy a huge, country style breakfast surrounded by snowy blueberry hills and charming decor. Take home a fresh baked pie or some bottled blueberry juice … Continue reading
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Winter Itinerary – Girls’ Day Out

Craving a weekend getaway with your best girlfriends? You don’t have to wait for summer (though we have an itinerary for that, too!) Winter in Chelan can be cozy, delicious, adventurous, or relaxing—or all of the above! Follow our itinerary for a day exploring with your BFFs (and check out our other … Continue reading
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Three Must-Visit Restaurants in Chelan Washington

One of the many reasons to visit, or even move to Chelan Washington is the exciting, ever-growing restaurant scene. With so many enticing options it can be hard to decide where to go! Here at The Lookout, you can trust that we have the expertise on which restaurants should be at … Continue reading
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Best of Wine Tasting

Home to over 30 wineries, the Lake Chelan Valley is one of the fastest emerging wine regions in Washington State. It was designated as an official American Viticulture Area (AVA) in 2009.  Whether you are an experienced wine connoisseur or just learning about wine, you’re sure to have a fabulous … Continue reading
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Catch Your Dinner: Fishing Lake Chelan

As we have more and more spring-like days in February and March, we can’t help but get excited to start some of our favorite seasonal traditions early-like fishing in Lake Chelan. While fishing is open year-round on the lake, the best days are warm and sunny, trolling the length of … Continue reading
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Running, Biking, and Swimming Events at Lake Chelan

There’s no better place to combine fitness and competition than sunny, picturesque Chelan. The valley is home to year-round races, from established traditions to new fun races popping up every season, with events for all ages and abilities. What they all have in common is the incredible natural beauty surrounding … Continue reading
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Go Back in Time to Stehekin

Pristine glacier fed water. Surrounding peaks over 9,000 feet tall. Towering alpine trees. No roads in or out. A remote paradise. It’s not a magical land in a fairytale; this is Stehekin, one of Lake Chelan’s real life treasures. Situated at the headwaters of the lake on the north end, … Continue reading
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9 Reasons to Make the Lookout Home in 2017

Been dreaming about owning a Chelan vacation home? We have 9 reasons why 2017 is the year to make the Lookout your second home: 9: You can live among the vines. Homesites are available for purchase in our newest neighborhood, the Vineyard District. 8:  You can make money and vacation. Thanks to our … Continue reading
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