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5 Things You Need on Every Lake Chelan Vacation

From snowy winter days to the mild temperatures of autumn and spring to the glorious heat of summer, Lake Chelan knows how to wear each season well. While packing for a vacation to Lake Chelan can look very different depending on the season, there are some necessities that you’ll want to bring with you on […]

05/25/2021 | by jcollins | No Comments | Outdoor Activities

How To: Recharge by the Lake

It’s no secret that this past year has been anything but normal. If you’re dreaming of a break from endless Zoom calls, we have just what you need. Here at Grandview on the Lake, we consider ourselves experts on all things rest and relaxation. Turn off those pesky email notifications for a few days and […]

03/29/2021 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area | Outdoor Activities | Water Activities

Work While You Stay

The past year has been… well, you know. After almost a year of social distancing and staying safe, we’re all feeling a little antsy. But if there’s one good thing that has come from the upheaval of our normal everyday lives, it’s a newfound freedom to work from home. And by work from home, we […]

03/03/2021 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area

Galentine’s Day in Lake Chelan

All the ladies out there can rejoice with a holiday made especially for them – Galentine’s Day! Typically celebrated on February 13th, Galentine’s Day celebrates the beauty of female friendship and encourages everyone to get together with their special gal pals. Every year, people become more and more creative with how they spend this holiday. […]

02/10/2021 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area

Best of Downtown Chelan

Photo | Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce Here at Grandview we are pretty lucky to be such a short walk from downtown Chelan and all the fun businesses found there. As we start 2021, we want to highlight the “Best Of” downtown businesses and hand out awards to some of our favorites. With so many […]

01/11/2021 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area

How To Plan A Perfect Snow Day in Chelan

Photo | Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce A snowy day in Lake Chelan is something special. The flakes are falling, coziness is at its peak, and it seems as if time stands still. For the adventurous, this means it’s time to hit the slopes or jump on a snowmobile and tour the surrounding Cascades. For […]

12/01/2020 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area

4 Tips for Spending Your Holidays at the Lake

Photo | Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce Looking for a festive small town to visit this holiday season? You’ve come to the right place. We know people say “there’s no place like home for the holidays” but Lake Chelan at Christmastime might convince you otherwise. We’re here to tell you that those magical Hallmark Christmas […]

11/10/2020 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area | Outdoor Activities

Four Fall Hikes in Lake Chelan

Photo | Lake Chelan Chamber of Commerce The fall season is the perfect time of year for exploring the hiking trails in and around Lake Chelan. The larch and aspen trees glow in beautiful gold, orange and red colors against a background of dark green conifers, wispy clouds, and bright blue skies. What makes hiking […]

10/17/2020 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area | Outdoor Activities

Lake Activities the Whole Family Will Love

Getting one last lake trip in before you buckle down for the school year? We don’t blame you! With temperatures in the low 80’s this week, there are plenty of ways for the whole family to take advantage of the crystal clear water of Lake Chelan. Here are some of our favorites! Tubing The whole […]

09/25/2020 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area | Water Activities

Brunch Spots You Can Walk To!

Hungry? One of the major advantages of staying at the Grandview on the Lake is the proximity to downtown Chelan. Just a quick stroll across the bridge and you’re right in the action. Start your day off on the right foot by walking to one of these local joints for a delicious brunch! Riverwalk Inn […]

09/01/2020 | by jcollins | No Comments | Local Area