Stories tagged: Stehekin
Sun., May 3, 2015, 9:47 p.m.
Lake Chelan hikers earn sweet reward in 18-mile trek to Stehekin
Stehekin is a Northwest classic backcountry destination at the end of Lake Chelan, accessible by boat and floatplane and, most deliciously, by foot. Hikers who tough out an 18-mile trail …
Wed., June 4, 2014
Lake Chelan ferry service appeal won’t be heard by Supreme Court
The U.S. Supreme Court won’t get involved in a long-running dispute about adding ferry service on Lake Chelan. The court refused this week to hear the appeal of James and …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2011
Adventurer soars the winds and rides the waves of Lake Chelan
I have been going to Lake Chelan since I was pint-sized. Annual family trips originally led to Holden Village, a remote company mining town converted to a retreat center run …
Sun., May 29, 2011, 6:57 a.m.
Lake Chelan Shoreline a classic early hike
The Chelan Lakeshore Trail is a classic Northwest early- season backpacking trip, brightened by wildflowers before many ski areas are closed for the season. Many hikers revel in the unusual …
Tue., Dec. 7, 2010, 12:51 p.m.
Stehekin resort contract up for grabs
Anyone interested in running a wilderness resort needs to look no further than Washington’s rugged North Cascades, where the National Park Service is seeking bidders to manage a 21-room lodge, …