The Red Pickle House
Locations vary, but they can be found regularly near Whipsaw Brewing at:
704 N. Wenas St., Ellensburg
This food truck serves up classic grub with a Guatamalan flair. Try the bratwurst, fried chicken sandwiches or Gaucho burger with chimichurri. The kiddos will love the real "red pickles," which are dyed with Kool-Aid and make for a fun photo in front of the bright red truck!
Explore and learn at the Ellensburg Rodeo Hall of Fame (416 N. Pearl St., Ellensburg) or at the Wild Horse Wind Farm
(25925 Vantage Highway, Ellensburg).
801 Milwaukee Ave., South Cle Elum
Located in the old historic Milwaukee Railroad train depot station in South Cle Elum, Smokey's provides for a fun, unique experience for the whole family! This award-winning BBQ joint is dishing up mouthwatering meals, served with love. We hear the ribs are exceptional!
Grab a slice at Cornerstone Pie
(307 E. 5th Ave., Ellensburg) or enjoy a savory crepe and a glass of wine at Grapes and Crepes
(115 E. 4th Ave., Ellensburg).
304 N. Pine St., Ellensburg
Treat yourself and your family to a delectable donut and a hot cup of coffee! Whether you're a maple, jelly-filled or sprinkles kind of person, ABC Donuts has it all. The fresh donuts are sure to put a smile on your face and brighten up your morning!
After a sweet breakfast, try out rock hounding at Rock and Tomahawk Ranch
(2590 Upper Green Canyon Rd., Ellensburg). Or, explore on snowshoes or cross-country skis! Popular places include Snoqualmie Pass, the Hyak area, and Blewett Pass along Highway 97.
Day Two: Afternoon
Head north on Reecer Creek Road, go past its end on gravel where it changes into Forest Service Road 35.
Lion's Rock is a great place to explore via car or on foot. Featuring 360-degree views at an elevation of 6,300 feet, this lookout offers breathtaking, scenic views of the Central Cascades and the Kittitas Valley. Upon arrival at the top, you are greeted with stunning views of the snow-capped mountain range and forest that stretches for miles.
at Suncadia (3600 Suncadia Trail, Cle Elum) or a stroll through Reed Park
(1200 E. 6th, Ellensburg) also offer an afternoon of family fun!