Want to have a little fun between Union Gap and Chehalis Washington, then check out my list of 11 things to do Central Washington, you won’t be disappointed. This is the LAST installment of The PNW Foodie Road Trip Heather and I took last year. Our trip was sponsored in part by Best Western Plus Ahtanum, Myrtol, Mazda, Visit Union Gap Washington, Visit Enumclaw Washington, White Pass Scenic Byway Washington and the NW Cherry Growers.
11 things to do in Central Washington
You know what there are PLENTY more than 11 things to do in Central Washington but I’m going to focus on the area between Union Gap and Chehalis because that’s where ended to PNW Foodie Road Trip last year.
We saw and did so many amazing things that I felt a list would really round out these posts I’ve been slowing churning out. My thanks to Heather and Visit Union Gap for working so hard to get us on this trip. You can see all the other posts I wrote about our trip: Day One, Day Two, Day Three
See the Gap
YES there is a Gap in Union Gap, and you can drive through it.
Visit the Central Washington Ag Museum
Bron Yr Aur
- A family run brewery in Yakima featuring some of the best beers I tasted on our trip (there were many). Try their Ramen Topped pizza for something new and different!
Drive Through a Mountain!
Drive through a mountain tunnel on the White Pass Scenic Byway!
Venture into Mt. Rainer National Park, it's all right there for you.
Stop at Kracker Barrel at the top of White Pass.This is a key resupply point for the Pacific Coast trail. We saw lots of hikers here and even talked to a few.
Last year they were deep in the renovation of their historic building, they should be up and running now!
Cowlitz Falls Lavender Farm is in Randle. Stop for handmade products and just to see their fields!
Stop at Aldrich Farms in Mossyrock! They sell blueberries by the case. Be sure to look for Glenn, the owner, he's a treasure!
Visit their downtown to see what urban revitalization can to do to a city. Be sure to look for the crosswalk art and painted manhole covers!
Visit Black Sheep Creamery
Grab a sheep's milk latte, fresh cheese, and shop for their wool as well next door in their yarn shop, Ewe and I.
From coffee, to beer, to unique businesses, to abundant outdoor fun there is truly something for everyone in Central Washington. My list of 11 things to do in Central Washington proves it!