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Jul 31, 2012 - Stehekin, Washington

Stehekin is in the Lake Chelan National Recreation Area in the southeast corner of the North Cascades National Park Complex and is accessible only by boat or float plane (unless you count the many miles of trail by which you could hike). The water upon which the boat and float planes rest is Lake Chelan. The lake was carved out of the mountains by glaciers during the last ice age and is fifty miles long and never more than about two miles wide. At its narrowest, it is only about ΒΌ mile across. It is also the third deepest lake in the United...

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