Pasco is a city in the Columbia River Plateau in Washington State. Pasco together with Kennewick and Richland are known as the "Tri-Cities" of Washington.
[ edit] Get in
[ edit] By Plane
Tri-Cities Airport (
IATA: PSC) is shared by Pasco, Kennewick, and Richland. There are flights from
Denver, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Phoenix, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, and Seattle.
[ edit] By train
Amtrak serves Pasco on the Empire Builder line.
[ edit] Get around
Dust Devils (baseball) Stadium
Franklin County Historical Museum
Sacajawea State Park and Interpretive Center
Stone Ridge Events Center
Trade Recreation Agricultural Center (TRAC)
McNary National Wildlife Refuge, ( 64 Maple Street, Burbank A few miles southeast of Pasco on US 12), , ☎ +1-(509) 547-4942 . A haven for migrating birds. Trails and education center. edit
Take a walk down the Sacajawea Heritage Trail  along the Columbia River, winding for 23 miles through the tri-cities.
The annual chile pepper festival brings an open weekend market of chiles and pepper products.
Best Western Pasco Inn & Suites, , 2811 N 20th Avenue ( ☎ +1 509 543-7722 ), fax: +1 509 547-1144 . edit
[ edit] Get out
Yakima is a quick drive northwest on I-82.
The Columbia River Gorge is half an hour south, drivable on the north side along SR-14, and the south ( Oregon) side along I-84.