Washington Bucket List ~ Wine Country

Today we move into Washington’s Wine Country, which seems to have a lot of decent hiking and historical areas as well!

Pasco

  • Sacajawea Historical State Park: Location of the river confluence were the Lewis and Clark Expedition arrived in 1805.

Richland

  • World War II B Reactor Site- Manhattan Project National Park: Take a tour of this site that played a role in the atomic age.

Touchet

  • Twin Sisters Rock: Take a mile long hike to view this two basalt towers.

Union Gap

  • Central Washington Agricultural Museum: Hidden gem with a large array of antique farm equipment.

Walla Walla

  • Whitman College’s Sculpture Garden: Explore large sculptural projects.
  • Whitman Mission National Historic Site: Site of an 1847 massacre that broke down relations between the U.S. Government and Native Americans.

Yakima

  • Cowiche Canyon Trail: Hike through the canyon and then ascend to a winery.

All attractions found in the 2019 Washington State Visitor Guide.

 

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