Learn about some of the very first pioneers who settled along the Cowlitz Prairie. Walk on the same ground and see the same scenery that led people to Washington Territory. And get a glimpse of what life was like in the early years of Lewis County as part of our Historic South County Road Trip.


Centralia, the midpoint between the hustle and bustle of city life, is your first stop from the north as you enter into Lewis County. Full of history, Centralia’s self-guided walking tour offers a glimpse into what makes this city important in Washington State’s history.