Welcome to the Kitsap Peninsula
Make plans now to head on over to the Kitsap Peninsula for a Summer where the kids can run wild along the beaches and trails. Kitsap Peninsula offers a wide variety of farmers markets
, lodging options, waterfront hotels, cozy inns and romantic B&Bs. Many of these places are within easy access to Silverdale, the region's largest retail center filled with shops and restaurants of all sizes and types. Visit our Lodging page to book your visit today!
For a truly Western WA experience, hop aboard a beautiful Washington State Ferry for a scenic ride to the Kitsap Peninsula or, from the south, drive across the majestic Tacoma Narrows Bridge to see or participate in any upcoming events.
is Proudly held by the Communities of Poulsbo & Kitsap County to celebrate the spirit of their Scandinavian Founders. May 15th, 16th, & 17th, 2015.
Set for May 17, the Viking Tour is expected to draw up to 750 riders to North Kitsap during Viking Fest weekend.
SAY "I DO" ON THE KITSAP PENINSULA!
Celebrate your big day or any special occasion on the Kitsap Peninsula.
We have a wide range of venue to offer...from elegant waterfront
Conference Centers to charming rural settings overlooking scenic views.
Visit our Wedding, Conference and Retreat pages about the venues and
services available on the Kitsap Peninsula to ensure you have a
memorable wedding, anniversary, reunion or other special celebration.
Microbrewers on the Kitsap Peninsula are crafting some superior brews and winning awards and getting cheers from beer lovers far and wide. Hop a ferry or cross the bridge and head this way to do our popular Brews & Bites tour. Click on the link to learn more, download a map with addresses for your GPS!
Visit beautiful downtown Poulsbo for their 2nd Saturday Art Walk featuring 7 local art galleries of local artists for your enjoyment. April at Front Street Gallery, 11881 Front Street, presents "Ancestral Memories,” featuring the paintings of Joseph Fourbears and basketry by Annette Fourbears. The husband and wife artists interpret the beauty and mystery of the Neolithic era based on ancient cave paintings and weaving design. The show opens Saturday April 11, as part of Historic Downtown Poulsbo Second Saturday ArtWalk from 5-8 pm, and runs through May 4. Shown at the left: one of the pieces by Joseph Fourbears.
You'll also find the brochure of 64 downtown Seattle/East Side hotel and visitor locations, and 137 Kitsap and Olympic Peninsula visitor locations. Visit our Public DropBox to download National Park Service Awards County/VKP Grant to Develop Water Trails Management Program. The National Park Service has awarded Kitsap County a grant to develop a sustainable water trails management program for the 371 mile Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails. The grant will be used to develop policies, procedures and best practices across jurisdictions to maintain and grow the KP Water Trail system.
this and other Kitsap Peninsula brochures including our new Water Trails Map. The Kitsap Peninsula is a truly magical place with miles and miles of shoreline making it a wonderful, easily accessible retreat for travelers and businesses across the water, the USA, or around the world. RSVP today for your Getaway on the Kitsap Peninsula. Look for our new expanded Kitsap Peninsula Visitor Guide with map in the tourism info displays on the Seattle-Bremerton, Seattle-Bainbridge Island, and Edmonds-Kingston ferries and terminals.
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Sue Abbott of the National Park Service will work with members of the Kitsap Peninsula Water Trails Alliance that include representatives from the counties, cities, tribes, recreational groups, and businesses. The City of Gig Harbor and communities in Mason County are also interested in participating in expansion of the KP Water Trails Program which is expected to be designated part of the NPS Water Trails in early 2014.The Kitsap Peninsula provides a convenient, central location for exploring quaint waterfront communities. The combination of Native American, Scandinavian, military and pioneer attractions are close by the Seattle and Tacoma metropolitan areas; the Olympic Peninsula; Victoria and Vancouver, Canada; Portland, Oregon; and three National Parks—all within easy touring distance.
Save items in your "Kitsap Folder” and you’ll have an organized listing to save or e-mail when you leave our site. We hope this feature will help you plan your trip for easy travels to the Kitsap Peninsula.