On August 4th Backcountry Travels LLC applied with the UTC for a certificate to operate a new ferry service on Lake Chelan. Stehekin has long needed another option for transportation and we would like to provide that option. Please read our business plan for all the details.
Backcountry Travels LLC owners, Lindsey and Colter Courtney are residents of Stehekin WA on the northwest end of Lake Chelan. Colter grew up in Stehekin, in 2013 he met Lindsey while she was working at the lodge for the summer and they were married in the fall of 2016. On February 26th 2018 their first child (Otis Courtney) was born. Their family currently lives in Stehekin.