Parks and Recreation

Fairgrounds & Golf Course Information

Please check this page often or call the Commissioner's Office at 509-382-4542 to get current information as rules/regulations keep changing with COVID-19 requirements. We appreciate your patience and concern.

The following rules apply to use of both the Columbia County Fairgrounds and the Touchet Valley Golf Course:

  1. Must follow public health requirements of social distancing
  2. Do not use these facilities if you feel sick
  3. Use at your own risk; no sanitation/disinfection measures provided


Columbia County Fairgrounds

Fairgrounds closed for all events through at least the end of 2020.

Equine Facilities 

  • Outdoor arena/track: Open - dawn to dusk
  • Indoor arena: Open - dawn to dusk
  • Restrooms: Red Barn - Open

Camping Areas

  • Camp Site A - Closed
  • Camp Site B - Open with electrical only (no water)
  • Camp Site C - Closed

Fairgrounds Facilities

  • Youth Building - Closed
  • Pavilion - Closed
  • Jockey/Showers - Closed

Touchet Valley Golf Course

The golf course is open with the following rules:

  • Open tee times: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Public please call in to pay for tee times during open hours: 509-382-4851
  • Leave flagstick in hole
  • Only one person per cart unless from same household
  • Gloves required; remove golf ball from cup with gloved hand only
  • Sign in at restaurant
  • Pack all garbage out

Golf course is closed outside of listed times.