Map of Olympia Region

Thurston County, with a population of over 250,000 is made up of many cities including the state capital of Washington, Olympia. Other key cities in the county include Bucoda, Grand Mound, Lacey, Little RockRainier, Rochester, Tenino, Tumwater, and Yelm.

Nearly 6% of the region is water-based, providing many opportunities for visitors to enjoy the great outdoors and many forms of water sports.