There are no roads that lead to the head waters of Lake Chelan.

These are the two most popular destinations.


Stehekin is a small community at the head of Lake Chelan and is located in the North Cascades National Recreation Area. This is the last up lake destination for all voyages and where passengers disembark the boats to enjoy a layover on day trips to the area.


Nestled in the mountains of the beautiful Glacier Peak Wilderness, Holden provides space for visitors to get back to basics. The Village welcomes all who seek rest and renewal. Holden Village is an option for overnight visits only. The port for Holden Village is Lucerne.