Whether it’s “At the Center of it all”, or “On the way to Anywhere”, Ellensburg is just about the perfect get away spot no matter where you are coming from. Located in the heart of the beautiful Kittitas Valley in Central Washington, the area is framed by rugged mountains, rolling hills, wide open spaces and a river actually does run through it. Come visit for a day , a weekend , or as long as you want. You WILL be pleasantly surprised at just how much excitement is packed into this truly visitor-friendly town!
Ellensburg is a recreational paradise, with an abundance of activities available all year round, and lots and lots of sun in which to enjoy those activities. Explore more details about the activities listed in this website, such as fly-fishing, hiking, biking, river rafting , golf and more. Winter fun is easy here as well with-lots of cross country and snowmobiling options.
All this outdoor fun is anchored by Ellensburg’s lively historic downtown. The historic preservation efforts on behalf of Ellensburg’s downtown have received national recognition. Here you can easily walk from museums, to art galleries, to wine shops, antique stores and restaurants.
And last but not least of course is that Ellensburg has all the charm and flair of being a great “college town”; home to Central Washington University which brings a rich cultural vibe to everything . Check out the music and arts-centered events that fill the yearly calendar.
Pull off the freeway and into an amazing, inspiring and relaxing visit. You will come back for more.
PS- Can’t wait to see you!