Chelan Ranger District

  

Lake Chelan Winter

  WELCOME TO THE CHELAN RANGER DISTRICT

Split by the 55 mile Lake Chelan, the Chelan Ranger District borders the Entiat Ranger District to the south along the Chelan Mountains divide and the Glacier Peak Wilderness Area and the Methow Ranger District to the north as part of the Lake Chelan- Sawtooth Wilderness Area.

Chelan Ranger District offers unique recreational opportunities on Lake Chelan and miles of recreational trails for all ages and experience levels. There are recreation opportunities for mountain bikers, hikers, motorcyclists, backpackers, hunters, fishermen, bird watchers and more.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: See the Chelan Ranger District Trail Recreation/Roads Report
Operational Hours: Monday through Friday 7:45am to 4:30pm with a one hour closure for lunch from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Permit Info:
Restrictions:
Closest Towns: Chelan, WA
Passes: Some trailheads require a valid recreation pass. Check our Recreation Passes and Permits page for details.
Information Center: Chelan Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

428 W. Woodin Avenue
Chelan, WA 98816-9724
(509) 682-4900 (Voice/TTY)
Fax: (509) 682-9004
 


General Notes:

Winter Recreation:

Winter has finally arrived which means its time for snowmobiling, cross country skiing and snow shoeing!

See the Washington State Snowmobile SnoParks site for Chelan area SnoParks. This site has maps and information about groomed trails, passes you will need (Discover or SnoPark pass) and other updates.

 Echo Ridge Nordic Ski Area season passes are available at the Chelan Ranger District office and through the Lake Chelan Nordic Ski Club in mid-November!

For the latest grooming reports at Echo Ridge Nordic Ski Area visit the Lake Chelan Nordic Ski Clud site: lakechelannordic.org

Brochures and Fliers:



Activities


Beaches & Dunes

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Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Picnicking

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Water Activities

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Winter Sports

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