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Washington whitewater, Ingalls Creek

Chelan county, Ingalls Creek Road to Peshastin Creek section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS IV     1 miles
  The Ingalls Creek Road to Peshastin Creek stretch of Ingalls Creek in Chelan County is 1 miles long and is rated by American Whitewater as a class IV section. The natural beauty of Washington and the sparkling of the sunlight on the water beats anything. If you're coming from Ellensburg it's not a long drive at all to the put-in location, there's a road map further down the page with more info on that. No matter if you're whitewater rafting or
    kayaking this is an area with plenty of rivers for that. This section is very short so better bring some good walking shoes. The nearby hotels are a bit away from the river, but do book a room before you come because it
is a very popular destination. Getting a good workout and spending some quality time in nature have people coming from far and near. For all you camping people there are campgrounds nearby. There are a few other stretches in this river system that can be paddled as well. The average Washington whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be harder to run than those in other states, so keep in mind that many of the rivers here are not very  

Briefly about the general area:
Ingalls Creek is close to Culver Gulch which is definitely worth stopping at. Windmill Point is an interesting thing to see if you're here at Ingalls Creek. The Miller Peak Trail is a nice hiking trail in close proximity to Ingalls Creek, and at Ingalls Creek you always meet someone from Leavenworth. This river is so wonderful. If the weather is fine here at Ingalls Creek, you can go for a hike along the Snow Lakes Trail. Through the summer months highs here at Ingalls Creek reach the 80's, and during the night it cools down to the 50's.

Ingalls Creek, Ingalls Creek Road to Peshastin Creek road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


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These outdoors activities are available near Ingalls Creek.
 Whitewater Near Ingalls Creek:
Ingalls Creek, Chelan County, 0 miles away
      Class IV - 1 miles long (Ingalls Creek Road to Peshastin Creek)
Peshastin Creek, Chelan County, 1 miles away
      Class III-IV - 8.5 miles long (Highway 97 culvert to Wenatchee River)
Icicle Creek, Chelan County, 5 miles away
      Class IV+ - 2.2 miles long (Snow Creek trailhead to Leavenworth Hatchery)
Wenatchee River, Chelan County, 7 miles away
      Class III - 18.6 miles long (Leavenworth to Monitor)
Whitewater Outfitter - Tube Leavenworth, Chelan County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Wenatchee River, Chelan County, 9 miles away
      Class V - 7.5 miles long (Tumwater Campground to Leavenworth)
Whitewater Outfitter - Blue SKY Outfitters, Chelan County, 13 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Icicle Creek, Chelan County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 9 miles long (Ida Creek to Snow Creek trailhead)
Teanaway River - North Fork, Kittitas County, 16 miles away
      Class III+ - 3.9 miles long (Johnson Creek to Stafford Creek)
Wenatchee River, Chelan County, 17 miles away
      Class II - 16.5 miles long (Lake Wenatchee State Park to Tumwater Campground)
 Ski Areas Near Ingalls Creek:
Mission Ridge, Washington , 20 miles away, 2250 foot drop, 6 lifts, 36 runs
Stevens Pass, Washington , 45 miles away, 1800 foot drop, 10 lifts, 37 runs
Echo Valley, Washington , 48 miles away, 900 foot drop, 4 lifts, 8 runs
Summit at Snoqualmie, Washington , 52 miles away, 2280 foot drop, 26 lifts, 96 runs
Alpental, Washington , 52 miles away, 2280 foot drop, 5 lifts, 19 runs
Crystal Mountain, Washington , 61 miles away, 3100 foot drop, 11 lifts, 50 runs
White Pass, Washington , 63 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 6 lifts, 32 runs
Loup Loup Ski Bowl, Washington , 68 miles away, 1240 foot drop, 3 lifts, 10 runs
Mt.Baker, Washington , 95 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 8 lifts, 38 runs
 Hotels Near Ingalls Creek:
Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort, Leavenworth , 4 miles away
Icicle Village Resort, Leavenworth , 6 miles away
Fairbridge Inn Suites Leaven, Leavenworth , 6 miles away
Howard Johnson Express Inn - Leavenworth, Leavenworth , 6 miles away
Hotel Pension Anna, Leavenworth , 6 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Ingalls Creek:
Scotty Creek Campground, Chelan County, 4 miles away
Icicle River RV Park, Leavenworth, 4 miles away
Bonanza Campground, Chelan County, 6 miles away
 Trails Near Ingalls Creek:
Snow Lakes Trail, Chelan , 5 miles away, 4.2 hiking miles, 3981 feet elevation difference
Miller Peak Trail, Kittitas , 7 miles away,  4 hiking miles, 2765 feet elevation difference
Red Hill Trail, Chelan , 10 miles away, 7.1 hiking miles, 3239 feet elevation difference
County Line Trail, Chelan , 11 miles away, 0.6 hiking miles, 455 feet elevation difference
Teanaway Wilson Stock Trail, Kittitas , 12 miles away,  5.6 hiking miles, 1087 feet elevation difference
Icicle Trail, Chelan , 14 miles away, 32.7 hiking miles, 7313 feet elevation difference
High Creek Trail, Kittitas , 16 miles away, 1.7 hiking miles, 412 feet elevation difference
 Public Lands Near Ingalls Creek:
Lake Wenatchee State Park, Washington , 17 miles away
Wenatchee Confluence State Park, Washington , 24 miles away
Wenatchee National Forest, Washington , 26 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Ingalls Creek:
Leavenworth Golf Club, Leavenworth , 6 miles away
Mount Cashmere Golf Course, Cashmere , 12 miles away
Kahler Glen Golf & Ski Resort, Leavenworth , 16 miles away
 Lakes Near Ingalls Creek
Toketie Lake, Chelan , 6 miles away
Lake Victoria, Chelan , 13 miles away
Fish Lake, Chelan , 18 miles away

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