Welcome to the Kitsap Peninsula, Washington

Welcome to the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula, conveniently located directly across from the Seattle and the greater Puget Sound. We offer a lot of things to do all year long and a wide range of lodging choices, from beachfront hotels to charming B&Bs and Airbnbs in rural and waterfront settings. It is very easy to get to the Kitsap Peninsula, too. You can hop aboard one of four famous Washington State Ferries or ride (or bike) across the impressive Tacoma Narrows Bridge, located a short ride from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Click on any of the links in the menu above for more information about the region, including Events Calendar,  Places To Stay for lodging options and Places to Go to discover the many charming communities and Stops Along the Way in and around the Kitsap Peninsula region.

Things to Do - September

Late summer and early fall days are glorious on the Kitsap Peninsula. It's the perfect time to get out of the house and enjoy our fresh air and wide-open spaces. You'll find lots of ideas in our September eNews, our Featured Calendar of events and click on our Things to Do tab above. Enjoy!

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New Visitor Guide & Bike Map

Check out the new combined Visitor Guide & Outdoor Recreation & Bike Map. Includes 14 popular cycling routes and information about dozens of communities around the Kitsap Peninsula. Now availble at REI in Silverdale, Poulsbo Maritime Museum, Kingston Chamber, Josephine's Redeemed and Whiskey Gulch in Annapolis (just south of Port Orchard). 

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Your Year-Round Outdoor Playground

Welcome cyclists visiting the Kitsap Peninsula!

Featured Events

Peninsula Home & Recreation Expo
9/30 - 10/2/2016, 2:00 - 8:00 pm

Presented by Kitsap Building Association


West Sound Quilters Quilt Show
9/30 - 10/1/2016, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Presented by West Sound Quilters


Bloedel Reserve Super Squash Scavenger Hunt
10/1 - 10/8/2016

Presented by Bloedel Reserve


Gig Harbor Art Walk
10/1/2016, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Presented by Gig Harbor Community


Gig Harbor Scarecrow Festival
10/1/2016, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Presented by The Great Car Wash