Fishing ( LEAVENWORTH, LAKE CHELAN, WENATCHEE, CASHMERE ) – Cast away your burdens and enjoy amazing fishing in crystal clear snow-fed rivers and streams, or on expansive glacially-carved lakes. Fishing in Washington’s Playground means salmon and trout and fishermen from all over play in our waters for these amazing fish. Want to try your hand at ice fishing? Head on over to Fish Lake starting in the winter months and usually lasting through April. Check with the Department of Fish and Wildlife for information on permits and open seasons.