Floating, hiking, birding and wildlife watching — summer on the Yakima River Canyon | Explore Yakima

The Yakima River begins at Keechelus Lake, near Easton on Snoqualmie Pass. It empties into the Columbia River near Richland. At 214 miles, it is the longest river entirely in Washington. In Central Washington, the Yakima River Canyon is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike, stretching 27 miles between Ellensburg and Yakima, providing … Read more