About Moscow / Pullman

Our beautiful area offers two communities rich in culture, education, and recreational opportunities.

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The Moscow-Pullman area is home to the University of Idaho and Washington State University, the only two land grant universities located less than 10 miles apart.

For more information on area events, contact the Moscow Chamber of Commerce at 800-380-1801 or visit www.moscowchamber.com.
Or click here for an additional listing of suggested community attractions.

For information about the surrounding area, visit the North Central Idaho Travel Association site at www.visitnorthcentralidaho.org.

Arts & Entertainment

Outdoor Recreation

  • Biking, Walking, Roller-blading along the Palouse Trail System - 39 miles of paved trails, connecting Troy, Idaho to Pullman, Washington through downtown Moscow, Idaho
  • Golfing at the USGA rated University of Idaho 18-hole golf course or Palouse Ridge, the Palouse's newest course. (Golf packages available with five of our area's courses.)
  • Hamilton – Lowe Aquatic Center – outdoor pool with water slides
  • Hiking at Kamiak and Steptoe Buttes, Elk River Falls or Cedar Grove Botanical Area
  • Mountain Biking on scenic Moscow Mountain (bicycle rentals are available)
  • Jet boating and Dinner Cruises on the Snake River
  • Chartered Fishing Trips
  • Rafting on the Salmon or Snake Rivers – up to class 5 rapids
  • University of Idaho Arboretum - all-season landscaped arboretum, 63 acres of ornamental trees, shrubs and flowers, adjacent to the UI Golf Course.
  • Ice Skating at the Palouse Ice Rink

Historical/Cultural Opportunities

  • Museum Tours at the Appaloosa Horse Museum and McConnell Mansion
  • Guided historic Lewis and Clark Trail adventures
  • Touring St. Boniface Catholic Church – Washington’s First Consecrated Church, built in 1904
  • Touring the Nez Perce National Historical Park & Visitor Center

Wineries & Breweries


    Area Tours & Adventures

    • Scenic Flights of beautiful North Central Idaho and Eastern Washington Region
    • Guided tours of the Dworshak National Fish Hatchery
    • MaryJanesFarm: Nationally known organic farm and catalog business located on the outskirts of Moscow , Idaho
    • WSU Creamery & Ferdinand's ice cream shop


    • The Palouse Mall (over 60 shops and services) located adjacent to the University Inn
    • Eastside Marketplace – theater complex and several unique shops
    • Farmer’s Market – Every Saturday 8:00am-12:00pm May through October featuring fresh flowers, fruit, vegetables, plants, live music, arts and crafts
    • Downtown Moscow with unique area shops, services, and dining


    Moscow-Pullman residents and visitors enjoy a relatively mild climate. The average temperature in the summer ranges between 70-85 degrees with only a few days reaching the low 90s. Winter continues with moderate temperatures and an average range of 25-35 degrees with only the rare day below zero.


Cross Country Skiing

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