Found 56 blog entries tagged as tour.

'REACH Tours 2016' Presents Hops to Bottle | Find Out How Hops Flowers Turn Into Oil and Used in Beer Making in Richland, WAThe Reach Tours 2016 is pleased to present Hops to Bottle on September 17, 2016. This tour will run from 9:00 a.m. unto 4:00 p.m. For more details, please visit the 2016 Tour Schedule at The Reach website.

About 'Hops to Bottle'
Hops to Bottle is a special tour where participants can learn how hops are used in several products.

Hops are the seed cones or strobiles derived from the hop plant. Hops are used to add flavor in beer and many other types of beverages and herbal medicine purposes. The Hops to Bottle tour will be comprised of trips to hop yards, hop drying plants, and Yakima Chief, where transforming hops to oils or pellets is done. The tour will also include brewery stops, allowing participants to see how beer is made.

The Hops to Bottle…

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Coyote Canyon Mammoth Site Tour: The Progress in Paleoenvironment Research | KennewickThe McBones Research Center Foundation is pleased to present the Coyote Canyon Mammoth Site Tour this coming September 17, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. This tour will be held at the Mammoth Dig Site, S, Clodfelter Road, Kennewick, WA. For more details, please visit the Coyote Canyon Mammoth Site website.

About the Coyote Canyon Mammoth Site Tour
The Coyote Canyon Mammoth Site is open to the general public. There is no admission fee required but everyone is encouraged to donate.

McBones Research Center Foundation was put up to develop a local and regional center where paleoenvironmental research will be conducted. It aims to serve as a venue for laboratory activities where K-12 students and the rest of the community can learn about…

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REACH TOURS Presents Snake River Jet Boat to Lyons Ferry State Park and Palouse Falls with Bruce Bjornstad in Richland, WAReach Tours 2016 is pleased to present the Snake River Jet Boat to Lyons Ferry State Park and Palouse Falls on September 10, 2016. This tour costs $155 per person, inclusive of the jet boat fee, lunch and water, and bus transport. For more details, please visit the 2016 Tour Schedule page at the REACH website.

About the Snake River Jet Boat to Lyons Ferry State Park and Palouse Falls Tour
Joining this tour is Bruce Bjornstad, a Licensed Geologist/Hydrogeologist. He specializes in Quaternary Research, Geochronology, and Hydrogeology among others. His presence in this tour will help the participants learn more about the places to be visited.

This is an all-day tour which will feature the Snake River by means of the locks at the Ice Harbor and the Lower…

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Kiss The Kiss' "Freedom to Rock Tour" will be held at the Toyota Center on July 10, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. This event will also feature Caleb Johnson from the American Idol. Toyota Center is located at 7016 W Grandridge Boulevard, Kennewick, WA. For more details, visit the Kiss "Freedom to Rock Tour" page at Toyota Center's website.

About the Kiss "Freedom To Rock Tour" Event
Last April, Kiss has announced that the band will have a tour in over 36 cities all over America. It's a long-awaited event that will start in Boise, Idaho on the 7th of July. Kiss, dubbed as the Number 1 Gold Record Award Winning Group of All Times in America, is set to bring epic performance in several venues, which the band has not visited for more than a decade. This event is absolutely…

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Kids Meet the Farmer Day: Getting Acquainted with Farm Workers, Types of Equipment and Procedures | Richland, WAThe Agri-Northwest and REACH Museum are calling for children ages 9 to 13 years old to join the Kids Meet the Farmer Day event which is set on the 7th of July, 2016. This event will run from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and will be held at the REACH Museum, 1943 Columbia Park Trail, Richland, WA.

About Kids Meet the Farmer Day
The Kids Meet the Farmer Day event offers a great opportunity for the kids to discover things about farmers and the things they do to grow food. They will be allowed to have a close encounter with different types of equipment used in farming such as the ones used for potato production, corn dryer and more. The kids get to learn how the irrigation pumping station on the river works. They will be taken to the control room, where the…

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REACH Tours 2016 Featuring Ice Age Floods in the Walla Walla and Snake River Valleys | Richland, WAREACH Tours 2016 includes the Ice Age Floods in the Walla Walla and Snake River Valleys which will be held on June 10, 2016. The tour will run from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Kindly visit the website of Hanford Interpretative Center REACH for more details.

About the Ice Age Floods Walla Walla and Snake River Valleys
The Ice Age Floods in the Walla Walla and Snake River Valleys tour is an exciting journey that everyone will enjoy. Among the places participants will set foot in during the tour are Wallula Gap, Palouse Falls State Park, Clastic Dikes and Devils Canyon. Six other flood features will be included in the trip. Joining in will require one to pay $77, inclusive of transportation, lunch, and water.

REACH makes sure that all the tours will be…

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Jet Boat and Bus Tour of White Bluffs to West Bar: Savour the Exquisiteness of Columbia River | Richland, WAJoin the Jet Boat and Bus Tour of White Bluffs to West Bar on the 3rd of June, 2016. The tour will start at 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Kindly visit Hanford Interpretative Center - The REACH Museum's website for more details.

About Jet Boat & Bus Tour of White Bluffs to West Bar
Joining the Jet Boat & Bus Tour of White Bluffs to West Bar is Bruce Bjornstad who is a Licensed Geologist and Hydrogeologist. Bjornstad specializes in Quaternary Research, Stratigraphy, Geomorphology and Site Characterization. He is also an expert in the field of Cultural-Resource Assessment and Hydrogeology. Bjornstad's presence at the tour will ensure that the trip will not just be a leisurely ride but also one that will be educational.

The tour will be a fun journey on the…

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Manhattan Project National Park Tour at Hanford WashingtonRecently, one of our children's class had the opportunity to tour the Hanford Site.  Coincidently, the Los Angeles Times was there creating an essay featuring the Manhattan Project National Park.  You can read about the LA Times article and view many photos here.  For more information on touring the Manhattan Project National Historic Park at Hanford Washington, visit the National Park Service's Manhattan Page or NPS's B Reactor Tour Page.

The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project was a research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II. It was led by the United States with the support of the United Kingdom and Canada.  For more, see Wikipedia.

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Mid-Century Modern Tours by Richland WA Parks and Recreation: Explore Mid-Century Houses with Some Modern TwistsThe Richland Parks and Recreation wants everyone to join the Mid-Century Modern Tours which will take place on the 16th of April, 2016. The Mid-Century Modern Tours will begin at 9:00 a.m. and is expected to end at 11 in the morning. Kindly check the website of Richland Parks and Recreation for more details.

About Mid-Century Modern Tours
It is a common knowledge that Richland has alphabet houses. However, not everyone is aware that this part of the Tri-Cities also has a number of mid-century modern houses that are truly pleasing to the eye. Through the Mid-Century Modern Tours, participants get the chance to have a glimpse of this richness. Volunteer will lead the walk as the participants feast their eyes on mid-century homes with a touch of…

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Pendleton Underground Tour And Dinner Pasco Or Richland, WashingtonThe Pendleton Underground Tour and Dinner will be on Thursday, November 5, tour departs from Pasco City Hall located at 525 N. 3rd Avenue, Pasco, Washington and Richland Community Center in 500 Amon Park Drive Richland, Washington. The event will be from 8:30 in the morning until 8:30 in the evening.

Details of the Pendleton Underground Tour and Dinner
Participants will be taken to a trip back in time to a world filled with saloons, gambling, opium dens and prostitution! This a chance to learn about the history of this era and see the secret escape routes and hiding places of the underground gambling rooms and brothels.

Well-educated historians will lead the adventure through the early west and entertain everyone with this once highly controversial…

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