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Kittitas (pronounced 'kit-i-tass') County is located in central Washington
State. It spans from the lush forested Cascade Mountains to the upper Yakima River Valley plains and
the Columbia River.
Kittitas County is proud and fortunate to have over 120 well trained volunteer search and
rescue personnel. Each year they respond to over 60 searches that range from
summer hikers, winter sports to high mountain rescue. Contact our search and
rescue coordinator if you would like to help out. For more information on KSAR
Search & Rescue Coordinator
Kittitas County has a total area of 2,333 square miles. The highest point in the county is Mount Daniel at 7,959 feet above sea level.