704 N. Wenas St., Ellensburg
This artisan NANO-brewery produces hand-crafted batches of beer of the highest quality. Whipsaw's dedication to the craft shine through in the delicious brews and in the beautiful space they have created to share them with us. Treat yourself to a pint and see what they're all about for yourself!
Beau's Pizza and Pasta
124 E. 1st St., Cle Elum
The large fireplace and round tables encourage a friendly atmosphere at Beau's. Plus, pizza is great for sharing and they serve it up best! Try the Beau's Special with pepperoni, sausage, mushrooms, Kalamata olives, roasted onions, garlic, tomato, feta and basil. Is your mouth watering yet?
Looking for other types of cuisine? Check out the menu at Bruce's Place (600 N. Main St., Ellensburg) or Smokey's Bar-B-Que (801 Milwaukee Ave., South Cle Elum), which also serve a delicious dinner.
Day Two: Morning
323 N. Pearl, Ellensburg
The downtown D&M location offers a spacious and comfortable setting for a friendly gathering over coffee. They have been serving Ellensburg since 1990 and are a favorite among locals. Enjoy one of their delicious homemade scones and your drink of choice to kick off your day.
Grab a wonderful, unique brunch at The Early Bird
(108 S. Water St., Ellensburg) or explore via snowmobile!
Day Two: Afternoon
Ice Skating at Suncadia
3600 Suncadia Trail, Cle Elum
Suncadia has a small ice-skating rink that is open to the public in the winter months and offers skate rentals. Have fun skating with your friends, then head inside to the Fifty-6 Degrees Lounge to warm-up with one of their heavenly hot cocktails.
For lunch, try Tacos Chalito
(209 S. Main St., Ellensburg) for delicious, traditional tacos or head to Monster Melts
(107 W. 3rd Ave., Ellensburg) for creative takes on grilled cheese!