Imagine the perfect summer day and multiply it by 31.
In the Lake Chelan Wine Valley, August is a month of perfect summers days of morning walks, afternoon swims, evening concerts and dancing under the stars. This is the month when you can have it all – fun by land, air, water and wine. The tasting rooms are as cool and welcoming as the lake. Wine flights inspire casual conversation among strangers and new comers immediately feel like part of the party. Order a glass and linger on the patio. A light breeze will be your constant companion and the worries of the world evaporate in the sunlight. 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.
Sometimes you just need a sure bet. Sit at the tasting counter at Wapato Point Cellars and you know you’re going to get great wine and that great food is just steps away. Open daily and year around, the patio beckons in the summertime and the cozy fi . . .
Step through the tall double doors of Chelan Ridge Winery and find yourself instantly at ease. On the deck or by the fireplace, the winery is as comfortable as it is elegant. At the tasting counter, the blue of the lake and brilliance of the hills re . . .
News from Wine Country
BY CHRISTOPHER REYNOLDS, LOS ANGELES TIMES: If you live in Seattle or Spokane, Lake Chelan is your summer go-to spot. Best of all, few Californians know of it. But that's about to change. . .. . .