The Town of Naches is located in a valley at the
foothills of the Cascade Mountain range 12 miles west of
Yakima on U.S. Highway 12. The Town is a small residential
community of 805 with its roots in agriculture and logging
and a multitude of nearby outdoor recreational
The Town of Naches is a great place to raise a family,
enjoy retirement, or enjoy a summer home. It hosts the Naches
Valley School District, a Blue Ribbon Award School.
The community provides a quality rural lifestyle to
residents in close proximity to the larger city of Yakima
for additional services.
Also located in the Town of Naches is the Naches Ranger
Station which manages a portion of the nearby Wenatchee
National Forest. The Cascade Mountains west of the Town of
Naches provide opportunities to watch wildlife, hike, ski,
fish, boat, hunt, snowmobile, and bike in numerous
recreational areas along White Pass Scenic Byway and Chinook Pass Scenic Byway. The Town
enjoys quick access to the expanded White Pass Ski Area.
If you enjoy a small town atmosphere and desire a quality
way of life, play at our two local parks (Applewood and
Cleman’s View), walk the Greenway started at the Naches
Trailhead or visit the restored Visitor’s Center in the
historic Train Depot, complete with restrooms.
Please join the community in celebrating our annual Sportsman’s Days Celebration held each September.
Town Hall Office hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 9:00am-5:00pm
Thursday and Friday - 9:00am-2:00pm
View the 360° Photo showcasing the Town
of Naches Visitors Center, Naches Trailhead, and Spire
click the photo for a high res version of the 360°