Maps for Central Washington University and Kittitas Valley Event Center

NOTE: Registration parking is in I-15 Lot on the CWU Map. (Or they can park in the north lot of KVEC (Fairgrounds) @ the SW Corner of Alder and University)

Registration/Check in for the Washington State SAR Conference is in the Lobby of the SURC (student union recreation building) on the CWU Campus. The Registration/Check in Desk for the conference June 22,23 & 24 will be open starting at 2PM – 9PM on Thursday June 21st and will be continue to be staffed as needed throughout the conference.

Classes will be held at both CWU and the Kittitas Event Center.  Please check the schedule for where your classes are help, and then reference the below maps:



Red Lion Hotel & Conference Center

1700 S. Canyon Road
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Government Rate Lodging / Standard Rate Lodging

Best Western Ellensburg
211 W. Umptanum Road
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Mention group: 'SARVAC' for $125/night rate

Holiday Inn Express
1620 Canyon Road
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Mention Group: 'Kittitas County Search and Rescue' for $139.99/night rate


Camping is also available at the fairgrounds and can be secured during registration as well as separately for preconference here.

32 South Thorp Hwy
Ellensburg, WA 98926
509-925-9319 | 800-562-7616
KOA Guest Services Guide