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Lake Chelan Fishing

Lake Chelan is Washington's largest natural lake. It is crystal blue, clear, clean and home to an insane number and variety of fish, making it a highly sought destination for serious fishermen. It's season is open year-round, but be sure to check with the Department of Fish and Wildlife for the latest rules and limits as you would when fishing in any region.

Each year, stocking programs release 100,000 Cutthroat and 500,000 Kokanee (landlocked Salmon) into Lake Chelan!

Other places to fish nearby:

Wapato Lake

Antilon Lake

Dry Lake

Roses Lake

Alta Lake

Stehekin River

Columbia River