Getting to Stehekin

Lady of the Lake


Lake Chelan Boat Company provides round-trip service between Chelan and Stehekin with scheduled stops at Field’s Point and Lucerne.

For up-to-date schedule and rates, regulations regarding transportation of freight and pets and additional information call (509) 682-4584 or visit:

Parking information for Chelan and Fields Point.

Float Plane

Float plane is a method of travel to and from Stehekin. Visit the Guided Services page for companies that operate on Lake Chelan.

By Foot or Horseback

For a wilderness adventure hike or horseback into the Stehekin Valley. Multiple routes traverse the surrounding wilderness areas. All overnight stays in the backcountry require a backcountry permit available through the Wilderness Information Center in Marblemount.

Private Boat

There are over 16 public docks along Lake Chelan including four in the National Recreation Area. A dock permit is required for boaters using the federal docks from May 1 to October 31 ($5 daily or $40 for the season). This fee helps pay for maintenance costs. Passes can be obtained at the Chelan Ranger Station or from local vendors in Chelan or Stehekin. For more information about the Federal Dock Permit, click here.

Last updated: April 6, 2020

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Mailing Address:

810 State Route 20
Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284


(360) 854-7200

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