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The Best Water Activities at Lake Chelan

If you’re an outdoorsy person and you enjoy water activities, you have to check out Lake Chelan.

Situated in northern Washington, Lake Chelan is home to some of the best outdoor activities in the country.

Let’s take a look at three of the most popular water activities to do around the lake.


Home to some of the clearest water, Lake Chelan has over 50 miles of shoreline. Kayaking offers you not only a fun experience, but also some great exercise in the meantime. Furthermore, you are able to see the lake from water level. If you decide to Kayak, you might want to consider setting up for a picnic somewhere or finding a serene part of the lake to fish in. Here are some places from which you can rent kayaking equipment: Lakerider Sports, Lake Chelan Jet-Skis, Jet Skis Ahoy, and Chelan Parasail & Watersports.

Boating and Sailing


Weston M. Dillon Lake Chelan recommends boating as it is one of the most popular activities to do at Lake Chelan. Situated in an incredibly serene area, Lake Chelan offers up some breathtaking views and wonderful scenes.


Lake Chelan has a vast lake landscape on which you can sail and glide across the water while experiencing the unique weather systems of the lake area. Sailing is also a great time for bonding and socializing with friends and family.


Feel free to rip through the water at top speeds or simply cruise around and take in all of the beautiful sights around this gorgeous lake. Jet-skiing offers the perfect opportunity to get on that water and enjoying moving at high speeds. There are multiple locations where you can rent equipment to get you started. If you decide to go jet-skiing, always remember to take the proper precautions and be safe.

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