Lake Ellen can be found in a setting of rock outcropings and timber. It has a primitive boat launch. You can enjoy fishing, camping, swimming, and canoeing.
From Kettle Falls, WA: Head west on US-395 N/WA-20 W/E 3rd Ave toward Meyers St Continue to follow US-395 N/WA-20 W for 3.7 miles. Turn left onto WA-20 W for 4.1 miles. Turn left onto Inchelium Kettle Falls Rd for 4.5 miles. Turn right onto Lake Ellen Rd for 3.0 miles.