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'''Wenatchee''' [http://www.wenatcheevalley.org/] is a city in the [[North Cascades]] region of [[Washington (state)|Washington State]].
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'''Wenatchee''' [http://www.wenatcheevalley.org/] is a mid-size metropolitan area city located within the [[North Cascades]] region of [[Washington (state)|Washington State]]. The greater area also incorporates East Wenatchee.
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[[Image:WenatcheeWA.jpg|thumb|380px|An overhead shot of the Wenatchee area.]]
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
  
 
*'''Pangborn Memorial Airport''' ({{IATA|EAT}}) is the closest airport to Wenatchee (15 minutes away). The airport has three Horizon Airlines flights a day to Seattle/Tacoma.
 
*'''Pangborn Memorial Airport''' ({{IATA|EAT}}) is the closest airport to Wenatchee (15 minutes away). The airport has three Horizon Airlines flights a day to Seattle/Tacoma.
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*'''Amtrak''', Kittitas & S Columbia St. Wenatchee is served by Amtrak's [[Empire Builder]] line.
 
*'''Amtrak''', Kittitas & S Columbia St. Wenatchee is served by Amtrak's [[Empire Builder]] line.
  

Revision as of 19:17, 12 April 2011

Wenatchee [1] is a mid-size metropolitan area city located within the North Cascades region of Washington State. The greater area also incorporates East Wenatchee.

An overhead shot of the Wenatchee area.

Contents

Get in

  • Pangborn Memorial Airport (IATA: EAT) is the closest airport to Wenatchee (15 minutes away). The airport has three Horizon Airlines flights a day to Seattle/Tacoma.
  • Amtrak, Kittitas & S Columbia St. Wenatchee is served by Amtrak's Empire Builder line.

Get around

See

  • Antique Shop District
  • Chateau Faire La Pont Winery
  • Childrens Discovery Museum, Riverside Playhouse, and Music Theatre
  • Ohme Gardens
  • Stemilt Growers
  • Wenatchee Confluence State Park
  • Wenatchee Confrence Center, Stanley Civic Center, and B of A Performing Arts Center
  • Wenatchee Valley Museum

Do

  • Walk the Apple Capital Loop Trail [2] along the Columbia River waterfront of Wenatchee and East Wenatchee

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

  • Best Western Chieftain Inn, 1017 N Wenatchee Avenue, +1 509 665-8585 (toll free: +1 877 203-8585, fax: +1 509 665-9745), [3].
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1921 N.Wenatchee Ave., +1 509 663-6355, [4].

Get out

  • Chelan County Historical Museum
  • Earthquake Point
  • Echo Valley - ski resort
  • Golden West Visitors Center
  • Lake Chelan - ride the boat to Stehekin
  • Lake Chelan State Park
  • Lake Wenatchee State Park
  • Leavenworth - ski resort
  • Lincoln Rock State Park
  • Mission Ridge - ski resort
  • Peshastin Pinnacles State Park
  • Slidewaters
  • Squilchuck State Park
  • Twenty Five Mile Creek State Park


Routes through Wenatchee
EverettLeavenworth  W noframe E  WatervilleSpokane
OmakChelan  N noframe S  EllensburgYakima




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