The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi73° Partly Sunny

Tonight

Lo50° Partly Cloudy and Breezy then Partly Cloudy

Friday

Hi67° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo49° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi69° Slight Chance Showers

Saturday Night

Lo51° Mostly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi72° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo53° Partly Cloudy

Memorial Day

Hi75° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo53° Mostly Clear

Sun Cove: Forty years of progress

Send to Kindle
Print This

Lake Entiat Estates, better known as Sun Cove, is the second-largest housing area in Douglas County, exceeded only by East Wenatchee. How did this area 11 miles north of Orondo grow into a vibrant community of 444 properties?

Sun Country Development began in 1967 as a recreational area where owners traveled from the west side of the mountains seeking the sunshine and water sports provided by Lake Entiat, a recently formed recreational reservoir on the Columbia River. Owners camped on the community lawn in those early days. Original plans were to build a golf course community on the river.

View my options or Sign in