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.
At Benson Vineyards, you’ll experience the thrill of a Tuscan villa and the down to earth attitude of a hard working family. Take a seat on the deck and feel like you own the lake or carry a cheese plate down to the lawn for a luxurious snack. Bring . . .
No one knows why, but it always seems like a sunny day at Vin du Lac Winery. The winery and bistro gamely meets everyone’s needs. Groups gather on the patio and have a bite to eat, couples look out onto the lake with a bottle of wine between them. Ki . . .
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