Upcoming APLA Hunt Tests in the Northwest

Information about upcoming APLA hunt tests in our region.

SPRING APLA HUNT TEST, June 23-25, 2023 (3-day master, 2-day all stakes)

LOCATION:  Waterdog U

Address: 199 Proffitt Road, Centralia, WA  98531

IMPORTANT TIMES/DATES:

  • Friday will be Master only.  Saturday and Sunday will be all 3 stakes.
  • Handlers’ Meeting:  Friday at 6 pm, on test grounds for all stakes.  Master on Friday will have handlers meeting at 7 am that morning.
  • Friday/Saturday/Sunday check-in time: 7 am on test grounds (signs will direct you)
  • Dry camping will be available for a donation to the property owner
  • Lunch available for a donation

LODGING INFO:   * in front of those that are dog friendly

  1. *OYO Centralia, 702 Harrison Ave, Centralia, WA, 98531, (628) 239-4299 (rooms approx. $56)
  2. *Centralia Square Grand Ballroom and Hotel, 202 W Centralia College Blvd, Centralia, WA 98531, (360) 807-1212 (pet fee of $25/room/stay)
  3. *King Oscar Motel, 1049 Eckerson Road, Centralia WA, 360-736-1661 (rooms approx. $70, pet fee of $10/pet/night)
  4. Quality Inn Centralia Chehalis, 1003 Eckerson Road, Centralia, WA, 360-330-8000 (rooms approx. $85, no pets)
  5. *The Relax Inn, 550 W Parkland Drive, Chehalis, WA , 360-748-8608 (rooms approx. $85, pet fee)
  6. *Best Western Park Place Inn and Suite, 201 Interstate Avenue, Chehalis, WA, 360-748-4040, (rooms approx. $150, two pets of any size, $20/night)
  7. *Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites, 730 NW Liberty Plaza, Chehalis, WA, 360-740-1800 (rooms approx. $150, two pets of any size, $35/night)
  8. Peppermill Empress Inn, 1233 Alder Street, Centralia, WA, 360-330-9441 (rooms approx. $80, no pets)

RESTAURANT INFO:
Numerous restaurants nearby

MEXICAN: La Tarasca, 1001 W Main Street, Centralia, WA, 360-736-7756, open 11 am-9 pm Friday and Saturday, 11 am-7 pm Sunday

MEXICAN: Taquiera Juquilita, 917 SW Cascade Avenue, Chehalis, WA, 360-748-6020, open 11 am-9 pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday

SALVADORAN: El Pulgarcito, 1409 S Gold Street, Centralia, WA, 360-736-0298, open 11 am-9 pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday

CHINESE: Ocean Sky, 601 N National Avenue, Chehalis, WA, 360-740-8838, open 11 am-10 pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday

INDIAN: Great Cuisine of India, 315 N Tower Avenue, Centralia, WA, 360-807-4258, open 11-2:30, 4-9 pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday

THAI: Somsiri Thai, 263 NW Chehalis Avenue, Chehalis, WA, 360-996-4447, open 11:30 am-9 pm Friday, Saturday, till 8:30 pm Sunday

PUB: MeMenamin’s Olympic Club, 112 N Tower Avenue, Centralia, WA, 360-736-5164, open till 11 pm daily

MEDITERRANEAN: Boccata Deli and Market, 405 N Tower Avenue, Centralia, WA, 360-736-2404, open 11 am-9 pm Friday and Saturday. Closed Sunday

PIZZA: Tiki Taphouse, 404 N Tower Avenue, Centralia, WA, 360-669-0161, open 11:30 am-9 pm Friday and Saturday. Closed Sunday.

PIZZA: Papa Pete’s Pizza, 993 Harrison Avenue, Centralia, WA, 360-736-5777, open 10 am-9:30 pm Friday and Saturday, till 8:30 pm Sunday

TERIYAKI: Fuji Teriyaki, 512 W Main Street, Centralia, WA, 360-736-8014, open 11 am-8:30 pm Friday and Saturday. Closed Sunday.

JUDGES:
Master:  Julie Bates, Lily Lo
Advanced: Julie Moore, Warren Baylinson
Certified:  Julie Moore, Warren Baylinson

HUNT TEST COMMITTEE:
HT Chair/Secretary:   Lily Lo, 360-508-0022, [email protected]

FOR QUESTIONS:  Contact the HT Chair

PAST APLA HUNT TESTS:

April 1-2, 2017  at Camanche Hills Hunting Preserve in Ione, CA.

September 24-25, 2016 at Lord Hill Game Preserve, Hwy 2 in Monroe, WA.

FALL 2015:  September 26-27, 2015 at Lord Hill Game Preserve, Hwy 2 in Monroe, WA.

Here is the video from the 2015 Fall Hunt Test:

FALL 2014:  September 27-28, 2014 at Lord Hill Game Preserve, Hwy 2 in Monroe, WA.  This test is in the books!  9 new CPR, 1 APR, 2 MPR dogs passed.   See a video of this event here.