City of Chelan - Parks & Recreation - Lakeside Park

Lakeside Park West ShorelineLakeside Park

This park is located on the south shore of Lake Chelan. It is bordered by Highway 97A, Lake Chelan, Best Western Motel and private residences. Access to the site from Highway 97A and Johnson Place.

Lakeside Park gently slopes toward the lake, is ideal for swimming and boating and offers a variety of mature shade trees and grassy areas. This park was originally developed in 1938 as a passive, family oriented park and continues to serve this purpose today. A City policy was implemented in 2003, which states there will be no commercial activity allowed at Lakeside Park.

Lakeside Park, Chelan, WA  98816Facilities at the park include: One sand volleyball court, a basketball half court, 840 square foot restroom facility, 32,165 square feet of parking, 17,500 square feet of sandy beach and swimming area, and 10 picnic tables. Through the receipt of an IAC grant in 1998, the following improvements were made to the park improve safety, function and aesthetics: Improved water access with the addition of transient boat moorage for loading and unloading only, ADA accessibility improvements, 1025 lineal feet of walkways, paved boat launch, children's play area with play equipment, 1750 foot buoy line, 619 foot parking barrier and handrails, 600 lineal feet of seawall replacement, a 6' by 100' out from the shoreline and 6' by 50' across the top forming the "T", new signage.