Backpack - Chelan Lakeshore Trail

Chelan Lakeshore Trail

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  • Day 1: an easy afternoon hiking 7 miles to camp at or near Meadow Creek Shelter
  • Day 2: an easier day hiking 4 miles to camp at Moore Pt/optional day hike up Fish Creek as far as time and energy permit.
  • Day 3: another easy day hiking 6.5 miles to Stehekin in time to have a burger at the lodge and catch the fast boat down the lake at noon.

Boat Info:

The boat to Prince Creek from Field Point departs at 9:45am and arrives at 11:00. Get there early. The boat from Stehekin to Prince Creek departs at 12:00pm and arrives at 2:45. Cost is $59 plus $4.50 fuel surcharge and needs to be paid directly to trip leader by May 23. If not received by then, leader will have to cancel them off the trip.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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