The Lake Chelan Wine Valley bustles in July.
At the tasting rooms, the decks and patios have come alive with laughter as friends sit with a bottle of wine. Moonlit nights are filled with live music and wine and seats are full around the lake. On the lake, the sun plays off the waves and the buzz of watercraft is muted by the sound of tractors humming along in the hills. Take a hike into our hills, stroll through town or step into the water. Whatever you do, pause a moment to look around and take in the beauty of the Lake Chelan Wine Valley - it's naturally intoxicating.
Spot the red nautical flag and head up the road for an afternoon of delight at Hard Row to Hoe. It’s a lively and intimate tasting room and one look around should clue you to the theme. Once you hear the story behind their name, you’ll get a sense th . . .
No other place in the valley will you have an instant sense of family. The stone cottage tasting room brings you into a different mindset and you are urged to relax, take a load off and simply enjoy. Out by the waterfall fountain you can gaze into . . .
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