Here are detailed directions to Rio Vista Winery on the River…

If you’re coming by river:

  • We are 8 miles north of the Beebe Bridge boat launch
  • We are about two miles south of the Wells Dam boat launch.
  • Look for the rustic shade hut along the west side of the river.
  • Look for our sign on the deck of the winery.


If you’re coming by land

From Chelan: (only 10 minutes)

  • Go to Highway 97 out of Chelan and turn north toward Pateros.
  • Travel about 3 1/2 miles past the 97/97A junction and watch for milepost 243.
  • Go 1/2 mile farther, turn right at the bank of mailboxes onto the gravel road.
  • Follow signs to Rio Vista Winery!

From the South on State Hwy 97: (Wenatchee, Orondo)

  • Drive to Beebe Bridge, (near Chelan Falls) which crosses the Columbia River from Douglas County into Chelan County.
  • Travel North on SR 97 about 8 miles – about .5 mile past milepost 243 will be a bank of mailboxes – turn ‘right’ here.
  • Follow signs to  Rio Vista Winery!

From the North on State Hwy 97 (Canada, Omak, Winthrop, Pateros)

  • Travel South on State Hwy 97 to Pateros.
  • Our turnoff is 10.2 miles South of Pateros, or 2.5 miles South of Wells Dam.
  • You will turn Left at the bank of mailboxes .5 miles past milepost 244.
  • Follow signs to  Rio Vista Winery!


Rio Vista is the only winery on the river in North Central Washington and you can come by car, by boat or helicopter! We don’t have a dock, but there is a long stretch of sandy beach with a shade hut, floats, or trees to tie up to.

Winery on the River Address:
24415 SR 97
Chelan, WA. 98816
River Phone: 509-682-9713

Cabin Tasting Room Address:
224 E Wapato Way
Manson, WA. 98831
Cabin Phone: 509-687-1179

Email: contact@riovistawines.com

Business Hours:
RIVER: Open Daily, 12-5pm
CABIN: Open Daily, 1-6pm

Book your Chelan Helicopter’s trip to the winery!