Top 4 Places to go Skiing near Lake Chelan

Lake Chelan has many amazing winter activities, but one of our favorites is skiing. If you’ve been skiing near Lake Chelan, you know that the area’s natural beauty makes the experience like none other. If you haven’t, you might not know about the great ski areas around Lake Chelan. Find out our top 4 places to go skiing near Lake Chelan below. When you stay at Lakeside Lodge and Suites, you’ll be close to these areas so you can easily ski at some or all of them during your stay.

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Local Chelan Restaurant Spotlight: Apple Cup Cafe

Apple Cup Cafe is a local Chelan restaurant on East Woodin Ave. that has been in operation since 1957. It gets its name from the Apple Cup Regatta–a hydroplane race across Lake Chelan where race boats compete for prizes. This award-winning cafe is steeped in the local lifestyle and dedicated to the culture of Lake Chelan.

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An Introduction to the Lake Chelan American Viticultural Area (AVA)

Although we have produced wine in the Lake Chelan region for more than one hundred years, the Lake Chelan AVA is still relatively new. “AVA” stands for “American Viticultural Area” and is a federally designated region of wine production. This label marks Lake Chelan as one of 238 recognized AVAs, which are approved and regulated for their own unique soils and products.
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where to stay in lake chelan spring 2018

Wondering Where to Stay & What to Do at Lake Chelan This Spring?

It’s a rainy weekend day in April, you’re hiding under a blanket with a bag of chips, and you’re watching yet another rerun of Law & Order. You look over to your spouse. “We need a weekend getaway,” you say, “to Lake Chelan.” They nod emphatically and reply, “But, [your name], where to stay in Lake Chelan this year? What is there to do?”

…And you’d best believe we have some answers for you. So put down those chips and lay aside the remote, reader, because it’s time to plan your spring break to Chelan.

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