- Our list of the best things to do in Ellensburg, Washington, features the top 15 nearby activities — including 7 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Ellensburg, WA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Food & Drink, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 12 things to do within the city of Ellensburg, WA , followed by 3 popular activities in nearby cities, including Yakima, Benton City and Wenatchee
95% 78 votes
25905 Vantage Highway, Ellensburg, WA 98926 MoreLess Info
In addition to touring one of the Northwest's largest solar and wind energy plants, the lands that surround the facility are open for recreational activities like horseback riding, bird watching, hiking and hunting. Tours are available on a seasonal basis and minor's parental consent.
The pub like atmosphere is very welcoming as you enjoy one of the 11 micro-brews. They have a full event calendar that includes off-premise events where they will be. Every Wednesday night is Trivia night with the opportunity to win some cash.
89% 9 votes
14694 Highway 821 Canyon Road, PO Box 186, Ellensburg, WA 98926 MoreLess Info
Red's Fly Shop - Day Tours is a full-service outfitter for fly fishing and boating expeditions. It rents boats and fishing equipment, and offers experienced guides. There is also a restaurant on the premises, and visitors can stay overnight.
100% 5 votes
311 N Pearl Street, Ellensburg, WA 98926 MoreLess Info
Visitors can sample a diverse selection of red, white, and rose wines at Gard Vintners Wine Tasting Room. Gard Vintners is a family owned and operated winery and the tasting room also hosts live music and other special events.
85% 26 votes
114 East Third Avenue, Ellensburg, WA 98926 MoreLess Info
Step back in time with a visit to Kittitas County Historical Museum. The history of the local area is shown through exhibits and collections including photos, antique cars, furniture and household items. Admission is free; open Monday through Saturday.
Featuring their own wine, Raised by Wolves, and other local beers and wines, the Brix Elevage Wine Co. is a family owned winery and pizza restaurant offering a unique dining experience with exposed brick decor and local art displays.
Located on the Yakima River, the Ellensburg KOA campground offers a number of amenities for campers. It is centrally located for fishing, hiking, and rafting, and offers cabin rentals and wireless internet throughout the park.
100% 2 votes
Umptanum Rd & I-90, Peoples Pond, Ellensburg, WA 98926 MoreLess Info
Located along the Yakima River, Irene Rinehart Riverfront Park also features a pond and can be used for both fishing and swimming. It has hiking trails, grass fields, a picnic shelter and barbecue grills.