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The Ultimate Lake Chelan Winter Itinerary

Photo Credit: Lake Chelan Winterfest

Welcome to the enchanting winter wonderland of Lake Chelan! As the snow blankets the picturesque landscapes around Lake Chelan, there’s a unique charm that transforms this stunning destination into a magical retreat. Join us as we guide you through the ultimate Lake Chelan winter itinerary, showcasing the best of this season’s delights and creating the perfect stay!

Arrival in Winter Paradise

Begin your journey by checking into one of Lake Chelan’s cozy winter accommodations. The pristine snow-covered surroundings and crisp winter air set the stage for a memorable getaway. One of our favorites here at Harris + Gasper includes renting a home at The Lookout with stunning views of Lake Chelan and the surrounding snow-capped mountains! Who knows – maybe you’ll love it so much, you’ll want to buy a home here!

Snowshoeing Adventure at Echo Ridge

Embrace the winter magic with a day of snowshoeing at Echo Ridge! The groomed trails wind through forests and offer stunning views of Lake Chelan. Rentals are available for all skill levels, making it a perfect activity for both beginners and experienced snowshoers.

Wine Tasting and Culinary Delights

Indulge your taste buds with a day of wine tasting at Lake Chelan’s renowned wineries. Winter offers a quieter atmosphere, allowing for a more intimate experience at tasting rooms. Sip on exquisite wines while enjoying the serene winter landscapes. Pair your wine adventure with a visit to local eateries, showcasing the region’s culinary delights!

Winter Yoga

Immerse yourself in the tranquility of winter with Yoga Uncorked! Set against the backdrop of snow-covered landscapes, join a local instructor for a rejuvenating yoga session hosted at some of the valley’s favorite wineries! Connect with the beauty of the region and find inner peace amidst the serene winter surroundings.

Cozy Charm at Small Town Holidays

Step into the world of Small Town Holidays at Lake Chelan when you plan your visit during the month of December. Enjoy festive traditions, stroll through historic Main Street adorned with twinkling lights and find the perfect gift at local shops. This is the perfect place for a holiday retreat in the heart of small-town magic!

Winterfest Wonders

Join us January 12-21 as we celebrate this joyous season with Winterfest! From dazzling ice sculptures, fireworks, an ice bar, live music, sipping local wines during the Wine Walk and more, this event is sure to be filled with an excess of snowy enchantment!  

Embark on the perfect winter itinerary this season as you embrace a variety of experiences that showcase the beauty and uniqueness of this winter paradise. Cheers to creating lasting memories and embracing the warmth of winter in Lake Chelan!