Lopez, Orcas and San Juan Islands each have visitor centers located at their Chamber of Commerce offices. They are great places to start your time here. Need to board your pooch? Need a bank? How about to ship something large or heavy home? That and more are covered.
Orcas Island Realty began over 60 years ago as a pioneer in Orcas Island Real Estate Sales and remains one of the strongest and most respected brokerages in the islands. Then as now, people were drawn here by the island’s stunning beauty, relaxed lifestyle, and self-reliant neighbors. The infectious charm can be felt with the first step off the ferry. [more...]
Windermere/Lopez Island is a full service real estate agency specializing in retirement and second homes as well as investment property. We have served our island since 1985 and some of our agents have worked together for over 25 years, sharing a wealth of knowledge. Let us make buying real estate on our island one of the best decisions you will ever make. Come and visit our office in the heart of Lopez Village and let us welcome you to "The Friendly Isle" - Lopez [more...]
Tourism Victoria is the official not-for-profit tourism industry organization that works in partnership with over 900 business members and municipalities in the greater Victoria area and surrounding communities of Vancouver Island, British Columbia and Canada. [more...]
Lopez Island, in Washington State's San Juan Islands, is a great place to come and enjoy an island way of life, from kayaking and hiking, to fishing and whale watching. The island is a bicyclist’s paradise and a beachcomber’s dream. Be prepared to wave as the locals do, because Lopez is known as the “Friendly Isle.” [more...]
Michaels's background in architecture and design has complemented his eye for the visual through photography. Using a digital camera, he "captures" his surroundings with an awareness of lighting, proportions and scale that brings common landscapes and scenes to life. He prides himself as a purest with his images by not altering and enhancing them, other than adjusting brightness and cropping. What you see in his photos is what he experienced when photographing them. [more...]
As the only bank headquartered in the San Juan Islands, we take great pride in being the Local Bank providing our Island Communities financial products & services with an Islanders touch. Friday Harbor 378-2265, Orcas Island 376-2265, Lopez Island 468-2295. Or call 800-843-5441. [more...]
Your pet’s vacation destination. Located on a thirty acre farm, The Animal Inn and Wellness Center is a veterinarian owned boarding and day care facility for dogs, cats, birds and horses. Our goal is to provide outstanding care for your pet. More than a kennel, the Animal Inn offers guests comfortable climate controlled setting, soothing music, natural lighting and safe exercise areas. Farm animals and local wildlife add that something extra for your pet’s viewing/sniffing pleasure. We are honored to provide for any extra requests your dog, cat, bird or goldfish may need. [more...]
K2 Surveying & Mapping provides a full range of Land Surveying and Land Use Planning Services including Boundary Surveys, Topographic Surveys, Property Corner recovery, Segregations, Boundary Line Modifications, and Deed and easement description and analysis. With 20 years experience, K2 Surveying can assist you with your property or land use project. [more...]
Since 1982 The Animal Protection Society has provided abandoned or relinquished dogs and cats a warm kennel, food, health-care, kindness and adoptable animals a new responsible, forever home. The APS is solely funded by private donations with the exception of a nominal portion of dog license fees.
Check out Island Tails at 26 Cannery Landing. A gift shop that benefits the Friday Harbor Animal Shelter. [more...]
Located on North Beach Road in Eastsound, the Orcas Chamber of Commerce offers information about touring beautiful Orcas Island, including maps, lodging availability, restaurants and activities. Sign up for weekly updates on the chamber website at www.orcasislandchamber.com, and you'll be up to date on all the upcoming events, including farmers' market days, musical and theatre performances, parades and more. [more...]
Orcas Island's dog park is located adjacent to the Port of Orcas Day Park at the corner of Mt. Baker and North Beach Roads, just north of Eastsound. If you are driving, the entrance to the parking lot is on North Beach Road. It's about an acre in size with grassy and wood-chipped areas, dog water, Mutt Mitts, a dog "toy box" and picnic tables. There is a new shelter where dogs can park their humans while they get on with the important business of playing. [more...]
The San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau's mission is to promote the San Juan Islands as a preferred, year-round travel destination, while respecting and sustaining the Islands' unique and diverse ecosystems, environments, lifestyles and cultures. If you would like more information, or would like to receive a visitors guide, call our friendly staff at 888-468-3701 x1. Thanks for your interest and we look forward to your visit! [more...]
Seattle Southside features the perfect blend of urban attractions and close-by natural wonders. Centrally situated near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Seattle Southside provides an ideal vacation base from which to explore the Pacific Northwest. Call us or stop by the Seattle Southside Visitor Center and we'll gladly help you plan your ideal vacation package. You won't want to miss The Museum of Flight, Family Fun Center, Westfield Southcenter Mall and some of Seattle's best entertainment, restaurants and shopping. [more...]
We market greater Seattle and the surrounding area as a destination for individual travelers, tour groups and convention groups. We offer many services for visitors including two Seattle Visitor Centers located at 1st & Pike in the Pike Place Market and 7th & Pike in the Washington State Convention Center. Our staff provides visitor information and reservation bookings for attractions, dining and transportation. Visit www.SeattleSuperSaver.com to book hotel reservations online. [more...]