Getting to Stehekin


The Lake Chelan Boat Company provides year-round passenger service between Chelan and Stehekin with scheduled stops at Field’s Point and Lucerne via the Lady of the Lake II and the Lady Express.

The Lady of the Lake has been providing passenger ferry service on the lake for over a century.

It has been touted by National Geographic and Sunset Magazine as a “must see trip for anyone coming to Lake Chelan”.

For up-to-date schedule and rates, regulations regarding transportation of freight and pets, or information regarding private charters, contact the Lady of the Lake directly.


Lake Chelan Helicopters offers flights to and from Stehekin, offering a birds eye view of the Lake between Chelan and Stehekin. Contact them for flight schedules and information.

On Foot or Horseback

For a wilderness adventure hike or horseback into the Stehekin Valley. Multiple routes traverse the surrounding wilderness areas. For trail conditions and trip planning, contact the Chelan Ranger Station.

Private Boat

There are over 16 public docks along Lake Chelan including four in the National Recreation Area.

Boaters using any of these federal docks, including the one in Stehekin, need a dock site pass from May 1 to October 31 ($5 daily or $40 for the season). This fee helps pay for maintenance costs.

Passes can be obtained at the Chelan Ranger Station or from local vendors in Chelan or Stehekin.

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