#LiveLifeInColor
MY TRIP (0)
call,central,washington,color 888-925-2204     email,central,washington,color EMAIL
Cities    Vacation Guides    Press Release    Choose Your Escape    Free Wallpaper

Facts

central,washington,color,home,page | Media Room | Facts
  Facts
Media Room
Press Kit
Central Washington is the first area in Washington State to have a Barn Quilt Tour. Learn more here.

Central Washington is home to the Wild Horse Wind & Solar Facility & Renewable Energy Center where the wind turbines can generate up to 273 MW of electricity and the solar power can generate up to 500 KW of electricity. The Wild Horse Wind Farm also holds guided tours for those who are interested and want to learn about renewable energy.

Cities:

Cle Elum, Ellensburg, Roslyn, Vantage, Kittitas, Thorp, Easton, Liberty

Founded: November 24, 1883

Geography:

The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet (2,426 m) above sea level.

Over 2/3rd of the area is hilly and mountainous

Features:

Cascade Mountains, Yakima River, Manastash Ridge, Wenatchee Mountains

National Protected Areas:

Snoqualmie National Forrest, Wenatchee National Forrest

Climate:

Central Washington is known for having many sunny days with an average of 201 sunny days each year.

  • Average rainfall- 18.2 inches
  • Average snowfall- 65.2 Inches


  • Wildlife:

    The Yakima Canyon is a point of interest for anyone looking for wildlife where Bald Eagles, Osprey, Elk, and other various birds can be seen. In fact, people from all over the U.S. and lower Canada come to Central Washington for the amazing birding.

    Guided Tours:

    For the true adventurer, Central Washington offers many opportunities for guided tours throughout the area.


    Fishing:

    Troutwater Fly Shop
    Ellensburg Angler
    Red's Fly Shop
    Rill Adventures

    Birding Tours:

    Troutwater at Suncadia

    Hunting:

    Red's Fly Shop

    Rafting:

    Rill Adventures
    Alpine Adventures
    Canyon River Ranch

    Sources:

    http://www.co.kittitas.wa.us/about/default.aspx
    http://www.bestplaces.net/climate/county/washington/kittitas
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kittitas_County,_Washington
    http://www.pse.com/inyourcommunity/ToursandRecreation/WildHorse/Pages/default.aspx



    Population 42,522
    Central Washington spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and the Columbia River.





    Booking.com




    Sign up for
    CENTRAL WASHINGTON NEWS
      Plan your trip with our
          and FREE Brochures & Newsletters

             VIEW  |  DOWNLOAD (45MB)
    SPRING IN KITTITAS COUNTY
    Live Life in Color
    This is Kittitas County, and this is an outdoorsman's paradise. For those wishing to hike, bike, golf, hunt, or fish, our scenic little part of Washington is beyond compare. Ranging from the Cascades to the Columbia, there are over 2,300 square miles to explore.
    Read More




    Booking.com  
    central,washington,color,on,twitter   central,washington,color,on,google   central,washington,color,on,facebook      central,washington,color,on,instagram
    Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce

    A Land of Contrasts
    From the mighty Columbia River to the snow-capped Cascade Mountains, Kittitas County is a premier destination for outdoor adventure, sunshine and unique cultural offerings.

    Find out more at one of our Visitors Centers:


    Ellensburg, WA
    609 N. Main St, Ellensburg
    888-925-2204

    Cle Elum, WA
    312 W 1st Street, Cle Elum
    509-674-6880
      Planning Your Trip
    Travel Ideas
    Travel Maps
    Add Business or Event
    Press Release
    Visitors' Center
    About Central WA
    Privacy Statement
    Logo Guidelines
    Media Room
    discoveramerica.com
    wahsington,the,state

    Site Created by: Genesis Marketing