Visitor Centers in Central Washington


Stop by one of the visitor centers when you are in town for resources like brochures of things to do, places to stay, and even events! To receive a hard copy of any of our brochures by mail, fill out the form below to have them mailed to your address.

Ellensburg Visitor Center

The Ellensburg Visitor Center, located at 609 N Main. It shares the building with the Ellensburg Rodeo and is a resource for obtaining directions and information on lodging, dining, and other attractions. By stopping by, you will also experience a base camp of physical necessities including event tickets, maps, and permits. Not to mention, conversing with people with first-hand experience and knowledge can give you the best tips on how to make the most of your experience in our area.

Community Connectedness

The Chamber also provides local information for our area. Our community offers some of the most sought after attributes for relocating families. This includes great schools, safe neighborhoods, and community events that bring together locals and visitors alike.

Monday- Friday: 9am-5pm | Saturday: 10am-2pm
Sunday: Closed, open 10am-2pm Memorial Day to Labor Day

Downtown Ellensburg

The Chamber also oversees the Downtown Visitor Center, located on the corner of 4th and Pearl in Ellensburg. This hub sits in the historic downtown and is open from June to October. This location provides everything that our main Ellensburg location does, while also offering the convenience of being right in our historic downtown, next to the Farmer's Market. Re-energize your time in town and explore things to do by utilizing our phone charging station, seated area, and racks of things to do to ignite your adventure in Ellensburg.

June to October | Monday-Friday: Closed | Friday-Sunday: 11am-7pm

Wild Horse Wind Facility

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce partners with Puget Sound Energy to provide local resources at the Wild Horse Wind Facility Interpretive Center. Take a tour, or explore the educational displays to learn more about wind and solar technology, as well as the area's unique natural history.

Open April 1 - October 31: 9am-5pm | Closed Nov. 1 - March 31

Cle Elum Visitor Center

When you drive into our quaint town, make it a point to stop at the corner of 312 West 1st Street in downtown Cle Elum. Walk up the front steps and enter this cozy space packed with permits, guides, brochures, recreation maps and local advice.

Those heading into the Cascades for dirt biking, hiking or horseback riding will find multiple recreation maps and area guides. The Visitor Center staff are very knowledgeable locals and can let you know which recreation spots require Discover Passes, as well as which locations have parking and other amenities.

The Tourism sector of the Chamber works hand in hand with the Cle Elum Downtown Association to help showcase the top qualities of Cle Elum. Our team works with local organizations to promote local businesses and their services, host annual events that generate economic vitality to the area and establish our community as a top tourist destination.

Monday - Saturday: 10am-4pm | Sunday: Closed

Roslyn, Washington

Vantage, Washington

Thorp, Washington

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We distribute print guides and tourism information across the county regularly. Would you like us to drop some off at your business, hotel or organization? Email

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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 Visitor Centers:

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

Cle Elum, WA
312 W. 1st Street, Cle Elum
(509) 674-6880

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