Resources for Recreation

The 2020 COVID pandemic encouraged more people to experience the Yakima Basin outdoors than ever before, many for the first time! Recreation collaboratives across the state developed guidelines and FAQs to help new and experienced visitors navigate public lands safely.

ECRP ‘How To’ Video Series:

Navigating with Gaia GPS
Navigating with Avenza
Backcountry Winter Gear
Winter Route Guidelines
Navigating with Caltopo (1 of 2)
Emergency Action Plan
Cross Country Ski Gear

Navigating with Caltopo (2 of 2)
Backcountry Winter Awareness
Snowshoe Gear

Recreate Responsibly Coalition (RRC) Resources

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Summer Recreation 101
Winter Recreation 101