Tours of Lake Chelan’s upper estuary are offered daily in the mornings. The tour takes you on a scenic paddle over old Stehekin and the site of the “Field Hotel” as you travel on to see the native pictographs along the western lakeshore. Cost: $50.00 each (includes instruction, single or double kayak, paddle, PFD and spray jacket when needed). Minimum of 2 persons and Maximum of 8.

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  • Trips leave the Ranch daily in the morning.
  • Transportation to the launch site is provided.
  • Minimum of 2 people
  • Reservations Required
  • Price: $50/adult, $35/child age 3-12

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