Burned hillsides from the Evans Canyon Fire in the Yakima River Canyon Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, seen from State Route 821 outside of Yakima, Wash. Amanda Ray / Yakima Herald-Republic … Located inside Red's Fly Shop and just feet from the Yakima River, The Canyon River Grill serves gourmet food and wine and a feeling of intimacy and adventure. 14700 Hwy. Located in the heart of the Yakima River Canyon, this premier resort is nestled on 80 acres of breathtaking riverfront lands, providing an unfiltered connection to the natural beauty of Central Washington. 821 Near Mi. The Yakima River is a tributary of the Columbia River in south central and eastern Washington state, named for the indigenous Yakama people. Our luxurious riverside suites are a spacious 880 … The Canyon is the safest stretch to float, and we think it's the prettiest, too. While there are still some hazards, primarily found along the shoreline, it's considered Class 1 water which is the easiest classification to navigate. The Canyon section starts at around Mile Marker 22, the Bighorn Campground. Resort Location. About In The News. ... Canyon River Ranch. At this time access is available for @canyonriverranch guest however the restaurant will be closed this evening. The Yakima River Canyon is considered the safest section of the Yakima River to float. How Long Do We Float? It is the longest river entirely in Washington state. Marker 15 Floating the Yakima River Canyon is a summer must. Yo We will make sure to keep everyone updated with closure throughout the weekend. The length of the river from headwaters to mouth is 214 miles (344 km), with an average drop of 9.85 feet per mile (1.866 m/km). Make sure you have your put-in and take-out spots figured before you venture in (we love to put-in at Canyon River Ranch and take-out at the Roza Recreational Site). Rafting in the Yakima Canyon. All boxes are served with matchstick fries, seasonal vegetables and Yakima apples ©2020 Cowiche Canyon Kitchen • 509.457.2007 • 202 E Yakima Ave • Yakima WA 98901 Yakima restaurant website made with Invisible Ink The Canyon River Grill is the only restaurant in the Yakima Canyon offering local cuisine and beautiful views. Situated on the banks of the Parramatta River, River Canyon Restaurant moved to its current location in 1985; In the late 1960s it was called 'The Copper Canyon' and was an institution situated on Church Street beside the River Side theatres; By 1970's it was "The Place", upmarket and frequently visited by celebrities & business people UPDATE: As a result of the Evan's Canyon Fire burning down towards the Yakima River, Highway 821 has been closed. Contact (509) 933-2100 Lodge Desk (509) 933-2300 Red's Fly Shop (509) 933-2309 Canyon River Grill Mailing: PO Box 159 Ellensburg, WA 98926 .