Welcome to the Kitsap Peninsula, Washington



Welcome to the beautiful Kitsap Peninsula, conveniently located directly across Puget Sound from Seattle. Whenever you visit, you will find a wide range of things to do — from outdoor recreation to wine tastings in small towns and in historic vineyards. You'll also find a variety of lodging choices — from beachfront suites to charming B&Bs and Airbnbs in out-of-the-way and scenic locations. Getting to the Kitsap Peninsula is gorgeous! From Seattle or Edmonds, hop aboard one of the famous Washington State Ferries or travel across the impressive Tacoma Narrows Bridge, which is a short distance from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Click any of the links in the menus above to learn more about the region.

Ride the Tide Summer Rendezvous 2018

Sign-up today to Ride the Tide..use your own gear or take advantage of the fully-supported, guided package that includes transportation. Get more info at Olympic Outdoor Center. For more information about the Kitsap Peninsula National Water Trails, interactive map, routes, and events, visit KPNWT website. 

New KP National Water Trail Map!

Check out our brand new, expanded water trails map that now included the entire Kitsap Peninsula region. Click here to view a PDF of both the front and backside of the new map. 

The KPNWT website also includes a new section that features dozens of popular KPNWT routes using Google maps for easy GPS navigation. Click here for details. 

KP Arts & Cultures Guides

Check our new brochure and Google map featuring dozens of art galleries located around the Kitsap Peninsula region. We create a special Kitsap Peninsula rack card that lists dozens of art galleries that you may view online or download. Find more information using our Arts & Culture searchClick here to view or print a letter size versionClick here to view the Google map of the KP Art Galleries.

We also have a new brochure and Google map featuring dozens of museums located in and around the  Kitsap Peninsula region. Click here to view or print a letter size versionClick here to view the Google map of the KP Museums.

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Visit Kitsap Peninsula Visitors Guide & Recreation Map

Check out the new combined Visitors Guide & Outdoor Recreation Map, which includes 14 popular cycling routes and information about dozens of communities around the Kitsap Peninsula.

Click here to view the Visitor Guide Side.  
Click here for the Bike-Recreation Side of the Map.

Now available at REI in Silverdale, Poulsbo Maritime Museum, Kingston Chamber, Josephine's Redeemed and Whiskey Gulch in Annapolis (next to Port Orchard). 

Josh's Farley's Waterfall Tour









Check out this video featuring Kitsap Sun reporter Josh Farley and Micah Kipple, a geologist-in-training who spearheaded a waterfall mapping project, for walking tour to see Dickerson Waterfall. Waterfalls are not only pretty, they teach us about the origins of land masses like the Kitsap Peninsula. Learn more at Josh's Farley's Blog.  Click here to learn about more Kitsap Peninsula Waterfalls.

Featured Events

Lady Washington Tall Ship
5/16 - 5/23/2018

Presented by Gray's Harbor Historical Seaport

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Kitsap Harbor Festival
5/26/2018, 10:30 am

Presented by Port of Bremerton

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Olalla Vineyard and Winery Season Opener
5/26/2018, 1:00 pm

Presented by Olalla Vineyard and Winery

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Port Orchard's 30th Annual Seagull Calling Festival and Wings Cook-Off
5/26/2018, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Presented by Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce

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WIldlife Tour on Liberty Bay in Poulsbo
5/26/2018, 2:30 - 4:00 pm

Presented by Olympic Outdoor Center

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