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Welcome to Chelan Falls ...

Chelan Falls is located on the Columbia River (central Washington state).

Chelan Falls is located in Chelan County<1>.

The pronunciation of Chelan Falls: sheh-LAN<2>

Chelan Falls is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Chelan Falls lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The ZIP code for Chelan Falls: 98817<4>

Communities near Chelan Falls ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chelan Falls.

  • Chelan [Chelan County]
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    • Chelan [Chelan County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northwest of Chelan Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,245 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelan<6>
  • Entiat [Chelan County]
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    • Entiat [Chelan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Chelan Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,287 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Entiat
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Entiat<6>
  • Waterville [Douglas County]
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    • Waterville [Douglas County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Chelan Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,197 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterville<6>
  • Pateros [Okanogan County]
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    • Pateros [Okanogan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Chelan Falls
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 721 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pateros
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pateros<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mansfield [Douglas County]
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      • Mansfield [Douglas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Chelan Falls
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<6>
    • Manson [Chelan County]
    • Okanogan City [Douglas County] - Historic
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      • Okanogan City [Douglas County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Chelan Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okanogan City have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Withrow [Douglas County]
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      • Withrow [Douglas County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Chelan Falls
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    • Granite Falls [Chelan County]
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      • Granite Falls [Chelan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Chelan Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
    • Orondo [Douglas County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chelan Falls. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chelan Falls.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chelan Falls. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Chelan Falls.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chelan Falls. See our Newspapers Page for Chelan Falls.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chelan Falls ...

Looking for more information about Chelan Falls? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Chelan Falls, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chelan Falls.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Chelan County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chelan Falls. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Chelan County: www.co.chelan.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Chelan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Chelan Falls. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chelan Falls - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Chelan Falls). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chelan Falls or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chelan Falls) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Chelan Falls. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chelan FallsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chelan Falls. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.7999, Longitude: -119.9883    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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