Kittitas County Field & Stream
Since 1919
"Working Today For Tomorrow's Wildlife"
Ellensburg, Washington
Our current projects
Our HISTORY and CONSERVATION web pages outline many of our past projects.  Field & Stream members are proud of our
contributions to the recreation available in the county.  We're pleased to continue the tradition today.
Big Game Committee - Chair Bill Essman.  Regs are out.  Check WDFW website for hunting prospects
Bird/Winter Feed Committee - Chair Kevin Clements.  Thank you Shaw's Furniture and Arnold's Ranch and Home for continuing your support of
our Gamebird Winter Feed program.

CORT - This training is a requirement for Master Hunters.  Visit to find a class schedule and learn more about their work.  

Durr Road - Chair Bill Essman.  Many, many thanks to all our volunteers-- The 2018 Clean Up collected 1.67 tons of litter."THANK YOU!"  to
all who come out to help.
  And if you know someone littering any public lands, please ask them to stop.  #RespectedAccessIsOpenAccess

Fish Committee - chair open

Hunter Ed Classes - Certified Instructors Deborah Essman, Aaron Kuntz, Bill Essman, Neal Houser, Cody Lopeman and John Entwistle provide a
premier hands-on learning experience that benefits new and experienced sportsmen and women.  The team's 2019 classes are in the works.  

Land/Habitat Committee - Chair Bill Essman.     Be sure to get your new Discover Pass if you plan to recreate on DFW, DNR or state parks.  
This fee will provide much needed monies to maintain and improve our public recreation areas.  
Learn more and buy online.  To recreate on US
Forest Service lands, buy a Northwest Forest Pass.  
Learn more.   Wenas Wildlife Area (Durr Road) target shooting is restricted to shooting only
from sunrise to 10AM through September 2018.  

Life Member Scholarship - Is your high school senior seeking a career in wildlife or habitat research or management?  Have him or her contact the
school career counselor for info on our scholarship.  Congratulations to Miss Madison Arlt on receiving the 2018 award.

Membership Committee - Deborah Essman and Aaron Kuntz.  Many thanks to all our members.  Without your continued support we couldn't
have all our programs to benefit the wildlife and sportsman and women of Kittitas County. Please ask a friend to join.

Range Committee - Chair Bill Essman.  The primary sticking point on this project is finding a suitable site.  The search continues.  Many thanks to
all who have shown support for this effort.

Road Committee - Chair Bill Essman.  The SEPA comment period for the "Green Gate" closed on June 25.  Thanks to all who submitted input to

Shooting Benches - Sold out.  Many thanks to Dan Nouwens and Bill Essman for spearheading  the effort to put these benches into production.  
Many thanks to Knudson Lumber and Wood Products Northwest for donating materials and services to get the project going!
Join the Club
and support these and other great programs!