Washington State University Puyallup Research and Extension Center

Directions to the Campus

Puyallup Research and Extension Center

2606 West Pioneer
Puyallup, WA 98371

253-445-4501 or 866-458-0195

Hours
  • Monday to Friday
  • 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

From Eastern Washington

  • Take I-90 West across Snoqualmie Pass.
  • Approximately four miles past North Bend, take Exit 25 to WA-18 (Auburn/Tacoma).
  • Continue on WA-18 through Auburn and exit onto WA-167 South (Puyallup).
  • Take the Puyallup exit to WA-512 West (Puyallup/Olympia).
  • Take the first exit (Pioneer Ave). Turn left onto Pioneer Avenue.
  • Continue through Puyallup (approximately two miles) to the WSU Puyallup Research & Extension Center (on the left just past Fruitland Avenue).

From the North Sound

  • Take I-5 South to Exit 135 (WA-167 North/Puyallup/Portland Avenue).
  • Turn left onto Bay Street and cross under I-5. Continue straight at the light (Get in the right lane.)
  • Keep right onto Pioneer Way East when the road splits (there is a Shell gas station at the intersection).
  • Stay on Pioneer Way E (through the intersections with Waller Road E and Canyon Road E).
  • Turn left at the intersection with 72nd Street E/Woodland Avenue E onto Pioneer Way E.
  • Get in the right lane. The WSU Puyallup Research & Extension Center on the right just past the gray and crimson Victorian house.

From Southwest Washington

  • Take I-5 North to Exit 127 (Puyallup/Mt. Rainier) onto WA-512 East.
  • Take the fourth Puyallup exit (Pioneer Ave).
  • Turn left onto Pioneer Avenue.
  • Continue through Puyallup (approximately two miles) to the WSU Puyallup Research & Extension Center (on the left just past Fruitland Avenue).

R.L. Goss Turf Farm

15403 Bowman Hilton St E
Puyallup, WA 98372


From the North Sound

  • Take I-5 South to Exit 154A (I-405 N).
  • Take Exit 2 onto WA-167 S (Kent/Auburn).
  • Take the WA-410 East exit (Sumner/Yakima).
  • Take the WA-162 East exit (Valley Avenue/Orting).
  • Turn right on Valley Avenue East (WA-162).
  • After crossing the river, turn left onto Bowman Hilton Road East.
  • Bowman Hilton Road will turn 90-degrees to the left. The entrance to Goss Farm is on the left shortly after the turn.

From Enumclaw/Bonney Lake

  • Take WA-410 West.
  • Take the WA-162 East exit (Valley Avenue/Orting).
  • Turn left on Valley Avenue East (WA-162).
  • After crossing the river, turn left onto Bowman Hilton Road East.
  • Bowman Hilton Road will turn 90-degrees to the left. The entrance to Goss Farm is on the left shortly after the turn.

From Southwest Washington

  • Take I-5 North, then take WA-512 East to Puyallup.
  • Take the WA-167 exit and merge onto WA-167 North (keep right).
  • Take the WA-410 East exit (Sumner/Yakima).
  • Take the WA-162 East exit (Valley Avenue/Orting).
  • Turn right on Valley Avenue East (WA-162).
  • After crossing the river, turn left onto Bowman Hilton Road East.
  • Bowman Hilton Road will turn 90-degrees to the left. The entrance to Goss Farm is on the left shortly after the turn.