Naval Base Kitsap is the Homeport of Choice
For many in the Great Kitsap Peninsula Naval Base Kitsap was their very first duty station. First time away from home and also come and gone a few times during your career. Many retired former military either start or return to the Pacific North West because of the lifestyle, landscape and opportunity to market the skills you learned in the military in the civilian workforce.
The Seattle Puget Sound Region is a transportation hub on the global economy. International Trade Commerce, Manufacturing and Industry, Technology and Aerospace, Arts and Culture can be found in this Global INtersection of the Economic Trade Superhighway.
Tour de Kitsap wants you to know what the opportunities are available on this Superhighway of your future. The Great Kitsap Peninsula offers many opportunities to apply your skills into a Global Market right here in the Seattle Puget Sound REgiion. The last frontier. Get it while its still here. Lots of opportunity for you to plan for your future after your military career. It's a fun lifestyle and a fun commute to the East in Seattle, To the West in Port Angeles or South to Tacoma or Olympia and I-5 corridor which is also known as the Emerald Highway. If Seattle is the Emerald City on the Emerald Highway then the Great Kitsap Peninsula is the Land of Oz.
The Great Kitsap Peninsula offers a fantastic opportunity for Higher Education at Olympic College. Olympic College is voted Top Ten Community Colleges in the United States 4 years in a row by the Aspen Institute of Higher Learning. They offer over 24 Baccalaurette Degrees from over 12 different institutions of higher learning to include Washington State University Mechanical and Technical Engineering Labs and Western Washington University Sattelite campus located at the Olympic College Poulsbo Location.