Entries by Olivia Plew

Harvest Season in Lake Chelan

As we head into this year’s autumn, many things are feeling uncertain. One thing is for sure though, and that’s the magic of fall in the Lake Chelan Valley. Hues of gold cover the valley as the leaves on the trees and vines change and the sun sets over golden waters. And one of our […]

Out On The Water

The days are long and hot and the water that’s waiting for you is crystal clear and oh so refreshing. Sure, you could jump or wade in from a beach or a dock. But there are countless other ways to beat the Lake Chelan heat! Get the most out of your lake days by hitting […]

Hiking in Lake Chelan

The Lake Chelan Valley is rife with opportunities for adventure. There’s swimming, water sports, cycling, paragliding… the list goes on and on. Avid hikers will find no shortage of new trails to explore here in the valley. We thought we’d highlight a few of our favorite day hikes to do before hopping in the lake […]

Exploring Lake Chelan Ciders

If you’re reading this, you’re likely aware that the Lake Chelan Valley is famous for producing first rate wines. Visit the valley and you’ll see rolling hills of vineyard after vineyard. You might also know that before wine took over, we were widely known for our apple orchards. So it makes sense that a recent […]

3 Reasons to Hire a Vacation Photographer

Visiting Lake Chelan is always an exciting adventure – whether you plan on traveling solo, with friends, with family, a larger group or corporate retreat. No matter who you’re with or where you’re going, hiring a professional photographer is an excellent way to capture the fun memories you’ll want to hold onto forever! But, don’t […]

Restaurants A Plenty in Lake Chelan

A visit to Lake Chelan is memorable in every way and the dining options throughout the valley are no exception. Both Chelan and Manson are chock full of enticing food options from elegant dining to quick bites. Enjoy a multi-course meal with thoughtfully paired wines or a burger and fries after a long day on […]

Join the Community in Lake Chelan

With approximately 5,600 year-round residents and up to 25,000 in the summer months, the contrast in population in Lake Chelan can seem like night and day. In the summer, Lake Chelan is a thriving and bustling hub of vacationers and residents alike. In winter, it’s a cozy intimate affair with quiet restaurants, close-knit gatherings, and […]

Fall is for Lovers

Fall is our favorite time of the year! Okay, fine – we love all the seasons. But fall happens to be a local favorite. As the days grow shorter and the evenings cool off, we’re getting excited for the autumn days ahead of us. It’s the season of pumpkin spice lattes in the morning and […]

Exploring Lake Chelan Wineries: Part V

Downtown Manson may be small, but they pack a powerful punch in the form of wineries. With 14 wineries all within walking distance of each other, it’s easy to pass an entire day wandering the shops and tasting wine. Plan a day downtown and pick a few of these stellar wineries to visit!   Alta […]