- Guided Tours
- Discover the Canadian Rockies
- Eastern Washington
- Glacier National Park, Yellowstone National Park and Historic Sites
- Southeast Washington & Oregon Loop
- Paradise Called the Palouse
- On The Trail of Lewis & Clark, Native American Tribes, Early Pioneers & Mining Barons
- The Silver Valley, Native American History & Glacier National Park
- Silver Valley & Historic Wallace Idaho Tour
We are ready to help you with your next tour.
Click here to use our contact form.
- "What a pleasure to work with you and your team. It was really fun to meet you as well!! We plan to be back in Spokane and when we are, you will be the first to know. You are Special!"
- Bellene Mercer
- CEO, Conference Management Services, Inc.
- "Thank you for providing such a wonderful trip for our members to the wineries. Everyone had a wonderful time. The members I spoke with said Viola did an outstanding job. Thanks again, you were great to work with and I hope we will be able to work together again!"
- Danny Haighn
- Washington Financial League
A Paradise Called the PalouseRequest More Info About This Tour
Travel through the farming country of the Palouse, on the way to Steptoe Butte. Along the way, learn about former Indian battle fields here, the man for whom this Butte is named, and the battle waged in 1858 to secure safe passage for new settlers.
Travel to the top of Steptoe Butte. This viewpoint makes the fields look like a big patchwork quilt and gives an insight to the variety of crops grown here. Learn about Cashup Davis who built a hotel atop Steptoe Butte.
Next is lunch at Washington State University. The food service here is the only University in the US where locally produced products make up the basic elements of their meals. After lunch, meet with the Agricultural Department staff at WSU for presentation and hands-on learning about wheat production and cross-pollination in the Palouse. Next, visit Ferdinand's Creamery to see how Cougar Gold Cheese is made, taste and compare a curd to the finished product then have a scoop of their delicious ice cream. On the way back to Spokane, visit a local farm and hear the in depth procedures for growing wheat.
Time: 8 hours.