Events, Cultural Places, & Recreation

With the Columbia River as the southern boundary and surrounded by the Cascade Mountains, the Gifford-Pinchot National Forest, and the Mount Adams Recreation area, Klickitat County is a popular destination for outdoor recreationists. Cultural activities include, Maryhill Museum of Art, Stonehenge and concerts at the Maryhill Winery Amphitheater.

For more information about things to do and see in the region:

Goldendale Observatory State Park
Maryhill Art Museum
Maryhill Winery
Columbia River Gorge Visitor's Association
Gorge Live!
Klickitat County visitor information

Goldendale Chamber of Commerce

Mt Adams Chamber of Commerce

The Dalles Chamber of Commerce
Hood River County Chamber of Commerce
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area


Washington has a total of 900 board-certified teachers - placing the state 13th in the nation for the number of National Board certification holders. Find out more at the Educational Service District 112 web site.


A Housing Market Snapshot for the State and by County is available from the Washington Center for Real Estate Research at Washington State University. Click here to go to the WCRER web site for the quarterly report.