Perfectly situated, Union Gap is your home base for touring hop country and wine country and hop country. With 17,000 acres of Yakima Valley vineyards produces 50% of the state’s wine grapes, as well as 75% of the nation’s hops. You’ll find more than 90 wineries and nearly 20 craft breweries and tap houses just a short drive away. You can spend days touring both. It only makes sense that you find an outstanding craft brew trail in the home of the hops. In fact, Bale Breaker Brewing is just 10 minutes from any one of our Union Gap hotels. It’s not only the third largest craft brewery in the state, it’s the only brewery located in a working hop farm.
Being in the heart of hop country gives inspiration to exceptional and creative brewing at the Yakima Valley’s craft breweries. With your convenient stay in Union Gap you’ll find them in every direction. At breweries and tap houses throughout the Valley you’ll find the locals’ favorite food trucks, artisan pizza and some of the best burgers we’ve ever had.
Find your next favorite craft beer from one of Yakima Valley Hop Country's nearly 20 different breweries.Learn More
View the Yakima Valley craft beverage map that includes breweries and wineries from Naches all the way down to Prosser and beyond.Learn More
Find a Yakima Valley craft brewery tour company that offers guided brewery tours and transportation.Learn More
This free all-ages event at Bale Breaker Brewing Co. features craft beer, live music and food vendors. A portion of every pint sold goes to benefiting research to end ALS. Held in JuneLearn More
Featuring national acts like Cole Swindel, this two-day music festival celebrates all things hop country! Held in SeptemberLearn More
Voted one of the top 10 fresh hop beer festivals in the nation, this festival is an end of hop harvest celebration that features more than 50 breweries offering only fresh hopped beers. Held in OctoberLearn More