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Tourism & Visitor Information

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Tourism Department works hand in hand with municipalities to promote Kittitas County as a premier tourism destination, and helps manage tourists when they visit.
With partners in lodging, niche-tourism, recreation and events, the Tourism Department produces award winning promotion strategies and publications to showcase our destination, and help ensure economic vitality.

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.

In a single day, you can fly fish the Yakima River, take in a jazz concert at Central Washington University and visit one of the historic downtown Ellensburg's wine shops.  Or you might want to explore Roslyn's mining history and hike in the Alpine Lake Wilderness.

There's boating the Columbia River near Vantage, snowmobile trails near Cle Elum and Roslyn and all kinds of offerings at Suncadia resort.

We have plenty of places for horseback riding, hunting, and shopping.

Click here to request more information. For more information about our visitor center's and the county please read below:

Mirco-Grants Available for Promotion of Small or New Events

The Kittitas County Lodging Tax Committee is pleased to announce the availability of Micro-Grants for 2020.

Grants are available to non-profit organizations with plans to coordinate and produce an event within Kittitas County, while demonstrating the ability to attract visitors from 50 miles or further. The funds are available to be used in partnership with the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce, for promotion of the event.

Grant Program Application