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'''Leavenworth''' [http://www.leavenworth.org/] is a resort town located within the [[North Cascades]] region of [[Washington (state)|Washington State]].
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'''Leavenworth''' [http://www.leavenworth.org/] is a resort town located within the [[North Cascades]] region of [[Washington (state)|Washington State]]. The entire town center is modelled on a Bavarian village.
  
 
[[Image:LeavenworthWASH.jpg|thumb|360px|An wintry night in the village of Leavenworth.]]
 
[[Image:LeavenworthWASH.jpg|thumb|360px|An wintry night in the village of Leavenworth.]]
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==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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The tourist portion of Leavenworth is very small, approximately a 15min walk from one side to the other on foot.
  
 
==See==
 
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*Go river rafting or inner tubing on the Wenatchee River.
 
*Go river rafting or inner tubing on the Wenatchee River.
 
*Leavenworth is a bouldering destination, well known for its diverse granite boulder fields.
 
*Leavenworth is a bouldering destination, well known for its diverse granite boulder fields.
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*<do name="A Matter of Taste" alt="" address="647 Front St Leavenworth, Washington 98826" directions="" phone="509-548-6949" url="http://www.amatteroftasteinc.com/" hours="Summer 9am-9pm daily, Winter M-F 11-4pm Sat/Sun 10-6pm" price="" lat="" long="">Has a lot of sauces, mustards and hot sauces for free sampling.</do>
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==Buy==
 
==Buy==
  
 
==Eat==
 
==Eat==
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*<eat name="Baren Haus" alt="" address="208 9th Street, Leavenworth, WA" directions="corner of Front and 9th St." phone="(509) 548-4535" url="http://barenhaus.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Traditional Bavarian fare with a few 'German' beers to choose from. The large steins are kind of a rip-off, but pitchers are definitely worth the cost.</eat>
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*<eat name="Andreas Keller" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="509-548-6000" url="http://andreaskellerrestaurant.com/" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Traditional Bavarian fare. Offers large pints.</eat>
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*<eat name="Munchen Haus" alt="" address="709 Front St" directions="" phone="(509)-548-1158" url="http://munchenhaus.com" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Traditional Bavarian food and has outdoor seating.</eat>
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==Drink==
 
==Drink==
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*<drink name="Icicle Brewing Company" alt="" address="935 Front Street,  Leavenworth,  WA,  98826" directions="" phone="509-548-BREW" url="http://www.iciclebrewing.com/" hours="M-Th 2-10pm, F-Su: noon-10pm" price="" lat="" long="">Small brewery/bar, but there is indoor and outdoor seating. Flights available. 21+ after 6pm.</drink>
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*<drink name="Bella Terrazza Vineyards" alt="" address="837 Front St Suite A" directions="" phone="(509)-548-7348" url="http://www.bellaterrazzavineyards.com" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Has a wine tasting room</drink>
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*<drink name="Uncle Uli's Pub" alt="" address="902 Front St. " directions="" phone="(509)-548-7262" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">Pub with BBQ food.</drink>
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==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
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===Budget===
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*<sleep name="Evergreen Inn" alt="" address="1117 Front St. Leavenworth, WA 98826" directions="" phone="(800) 327-7212" url="http://www.evergreeninn.com/" checkin="3pm" checkout="11am" price="" lat="" long="">One of the only cheap places in Leavenworth. Stay includes a free breakfast with make-your-own Belgian waffles.</sleep>
  
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===Midrange===
 
* <sleep name="Best Western Icicle Inn" alt="" address="505 Highway 2" directions="" phone="+1 509 548-7000" email="" tollfree="+1 800 558-2438" fax="+1 509 548-7050" url="http://book.bestwestern.com/bestwestern/productInfo.do?propertyCode=48112" price=""></sleep>
 
* <sleep name="Best Western Icicle Inn" alt="" address="505 Highway 2" directions="" phone="+1 509 548-7000" email="" tollfree="+1 800 558-2438" fax="+1 509 548-7050" url="http://book.bestwestern.com/bestwestern/productInfo.do?propertyCode=48112" price=""></sleep>
 
* '''Big Ponderosa Log Home''' [http://bigponderosa.com] on Kahler Glen Golf and Ski Resort
 
* '''Big Ponderosa Log Home''' [http://bigponderosa.com] on Kahler Glen Golf and Ski Resort
  
 
==Get out==
 
==Get out==
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The small nearby town of [[Cashmere]] has a small distillery as well as a few bars and other attractions.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 19:57, 27 April 2012

Leavenworth [1] is a resort town located within the North Cascades region of Washington State. The entire town center is modelled on a Bavarian village.

An wintry night in the village of Leavenworth.

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Get in[edit]

Get around[edit]

The tourist portion of Leavenworth is very small, approximately a 15min walk from one side to the other on foot.

See[edit][add listing]

  • Nutcracker Museum, 735 Front Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826 (On the south corner of Front & 8th), 509-548-4573, [2]. 2-5pm: daily May-Oct, weekends Nov-Apr. A rather small museum, but is loaded with thousands of nutcrackers. They range from simple prehistoric ones to modern movie character variations of the traditional Bavarian-styled ones. Adults $2.50, Students $1, Children (under 5) free.  edit


Do[edit][add listing]

  • Play a round of golf at the Leavenworth Golf Club.
  • Go river rafting or inner tubing on the Wenatchee River.
  • Leavenworth is a bouldering destination, well known for its diverse granite boulder fields.
  • A Matter of Taste, 647 Front St Leavenworth, Washington 98826, 509-548-6949, [3]. Summer 9am-9pm daily, Winter M-F 11-4pm Sat/Sun 10-6pm. Has a lot of sauces, mustards and hot sauces for free sampling.  edit


Buy[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Baren Haus, 208 9th Street, Leavenworth, WA (corner of Front and 9th St.), (509) 548-4535, [4]. Traditional Bavarian fare with a few 'German' beers to choose from. The large steins are kind of a rip-off, but pitchers are definitely worth the cost.  edit
  • Andreas Keller, 509-548-6000, [5]. Traditional Bavarian fare. Offers large pints.  edit
  • Munchen Haus, 709 Front St, (509)-548-1158, [6]. Traditional Bavarian food and has outdoor seating.  edit


Drink[edit][add listing]

  • Icicle Brewing Company, 935 Front Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826, 509-548-BREW, [7]. M-Th 2-10pm, F-Su: noon-10pm. Small brewery/bar, but there is indoor and outdoor seating. Flights available. 21+ after 6pm.  edit
  • Bella Terrazza Vineyards, 837 Front St Suite A, (509)-548-7348, [8]. Has a wine tasting room  edit
  • Uncle Uli's Pub, 902 Front St., (509)-548-7262. Pub with BBQ food.  edit


Sleep[edit][add listing]

Budget[edit]

  • Evergreen Inn, 1117 Front St. Leavenworth, WA 98826, (800) 327-7212, [9]. checkin: 3pm; checkout: 11am. One of the only cheap places in Leavenworth. Stay includes a free breakfast with make-your-own Belgian waffles.  edit

Midrange[edit]

  • Best Western Icicle Inn, 505 Highway 2, +1 509 548-7000 (toll free: +1 800 558-2438, fax: +1 509 548-7050), [10].  edit
  • Big Ponderosa Log Home [11] on Kahler Glen Golf and Ski Resort

Get out[edit]

The small nearby town of Cashmere has a small distillery as well as a few bars and other attractions.


Routes through Leavenworth
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