About Leavenworth

 

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Welcome to the Leavenworth Region!

Leavenworth is a gem nestled into the heart of the Washington Cascades. While the Bavarian theme of the town is the main attraction for most visitors, the whitewater paddling is world class and provides rivers for paddlers of all abilities. Within a 20 mile radius of Leavenworth, paddlers can find scenic floats, foamy play waves, steep creeking, and big water class V. Not to mention, Leavenworth is a mecca for other outdoor adventure sports such as rock climbing, mountain biking, snorkeling, backpacking, and don’t forget the nordic, downhill, and backcountry snow sports in the winter.

The majority of our water comes from snow melt in the spring which really fires up all of our drainages between April and July. It is common that the fall rains bring the flows back before the snow starts to fall. Regardless, there is always something running and as long as you don’t mind brushing the icicles off your helmet, you can paddle all year long in Leavenworth.

 

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Recent News and Info

Tumwater Free for all

July 12th, 2017 Contributed by: tpotforsure

Good morning Wenatchee Valley!

I hope everyone has been having a rockin summer. It has been hot AF and the river has been quite the asset to keep our minds right.

For tonights weekly dose, we are going to get our Tumwater on! Bring your play boat and come throw down in cherry hole or fire off ... Read More →

Uber Tube Madness

June 29th, 2017 Contributed by: tpotforsure

Oh yeah! It’s Wednesday again!
Summer is here in full effect and it’s time to celebrate. Since we took last Wednesday off, we’re coming back in force this week.
We have had a couple events on the Haus Run so far this season and there have been variable results. The Haus Run relay brought up some logistical ... Read More →

White Water Play Park Hearing

June 14th, 2017 Contributed by: tpotforsure

My friends, in today’s chaotic world, we are fortunate to have recreation outlets that we are privileged to participate in. In order to maintain forward momentum with certain projects, we must take a stand.
Tonight at 7:00 pm, the Chelan County Parks and Recreation Department is holding a hearing concerning the future of our parks in ... Read More →


 

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