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Chelan

[shuh-lahn]
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  1. Lake, a lake in N central Washington, in the Cascade Range: one of the deepest freshwater lakes in the U.S. 55 miles (89 km) long.
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  • If things were so he could get away, he would join us at Wenatchee on our return from Chelan.

    Down the Columbia

    Lewis R. Freeman

  • The open season for grouse is September 1st in Chelan and September 15th across the line.

    Tenting To-night

    Mary Roberts Rinehart

  • And this one typical lake, the all-inclusive, is Chelan, “Beautiful Water.”

    The Columbia River

    William Denison Lyman

  • Leaving Ike on the Bridgeport for a yarn with his old friend, we pushed off in the launch for Chelan.

    Down the Columbia

    Lewis R. Freeman

  • The head of Chelan is far back in the heart of the Cascades, in the glaciers of which its feeding streams take their rise.

    Down the Columbia

    Lewis R. Freeman