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.
The Washington Tourism Alliance is the official travel and tourism organization representing the State of Washington, which provides a website, destination information, maps, the official Washington State Visitors' Guide and other important resources that help visitors plan their trip to Washington.
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...]
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 brochure and map, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our friendly staff at (888) 468-3701 x1. [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...]
In addition to educating local students, Skagit Valley College/San Juan Center hosts a variety of all-inclusive Road Scholar educational travel programs throughout the region to suit every taste. Road Scholar is the not-for-profit leader in educational travel since 1975, offering more than 7,000 educational tours in all 50 states and over 150 countries. Skagit Valley College has been hosting Road Scholar programs from our San Juan Center campus for over twenty years. [more...]
Cherie L. Lindholm Real Estate (est. 1968) is one of the oldest full service real estate companies on Orcas Island.
We're family; not a franchise! Serving this island for over a quarter century, our company offers a full line of real estate services. [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...]
Windermere Real Estate & Property Management, San Juan Island is part of the Pacific Northwest's largest real estate company. We offer brokerage services for residential, commercial and investment properties. In addition, we offer complete property management service for commercial and residential. [more...]
La Conner, founded in the 1880's, is a community listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It can be accessed by land or sea (via Interstate 5 or the Swinomish Channel) and is home to many unique shops and art galleries. La Conner is rich in art and history, with many museums and galleries to tempt travelers. A popular attraction is the local quilt museum, housed in the historic Gaches Mansion. Award-winning accommodations offer visitors a chance to relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. [more...]
Bicycle Adventures, Inc is one of North America's premier bicycling and adventure vacation companies, offering fully supported cycling and multi-sport tours in the United States, Canada and New Zealand. Tours feature deluxe lodging and dining, equipment, luggage service, full van support and expert World Outfitters and Guides Association certified tour leaders. [more...]
Whether for the weekend or an extended stay, we offer a break from the ordinary. With magnificent natural scenery, unique cultural attractions, charming villages and waterfront adventures, the Bellingham Mt. Baker region is a unique area of Washington State. We are the Bellingham/Whatcom County Convention and Visitors Bureau, a non-profit association dedicated to serving visitors. [more...]
The Whale Plane Package: See Wild Whales! Your tour starts from Lake Union in Seattle via seaplane and lands at the docks in Friday Harbor on San Juan Island. You will then take a three-hour Whale Watch and Wildlife Tour by boat. After the tour you will fly back to Seattle in time for dinner.
The boat is a new, fast 55-foot vessel with a walk-around deck and windowed cabin. There is time prior to and after the tour to shop, view galleries, see the sights and enjoy lunch. $325 per adult. $299 per child. April to October. Includes round-trip flight and Whale Watching Tour. [more...]
Island Group Sotheby's International Realty, located in the heart of Friday Harbor, approaches real estate with a policy of simple superlatives. We market outstanding properties in the most beautiful islands with exceptional service. Island Group Sotheby's International Realty will make every effort to find your perfect place in the San Juans. [more...]
Join Westwind and our partners to experience an amazing, memorable trip to San Juan Island. Start with a charter flight from Seattle (or anywhere in the Puget Sound area), leaving on your schedule. When you arrive on San Juan Island, you'll enjoy a whale watching cruise, sea kayaking, or a sailing adventure with the best in the business. This can be done in a single day, spend a weekend or longer - adventure awaits!
Special pricing through June 16! [more...]