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.
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 theater performances, parades and more. [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...]
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...]
On Orcas Island, come by Pawki's for healthy, natural foods and treats, toys to amuse and exercise your pets (and yourself!), items for pet care and grooming, travel supplies and a wide variety of accessories and gifts. We love to share info about local pet resources. Our shop is in Eastsound, across from the water, just east of the Outlook Inn. Pets welcome! [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...]
For everything you want to know about Friday Harbor and San Juan Island, this is the place to start. The Chamber of Commerce office on Spring Street has a great selection of maps, brochures and information about accommodations, restaurants, activities, attractions and upcoming events on San Juan Island. [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...]
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...]
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...]
Anacortes is the crown jewel of Fidalgo Island, easternmost of the San Juan Islands and jump-point to the rest of the world-renowned archipelago. Fidalgo, the “drive-to” island, is accessible by bridges from the east and from Whidbey Island to the south. It is also home to the Washington State Ferry terminal, serving the rest of the San Juans and Sidney/Victoria, British Columbia. [more...]
Escape with TerraTrek on a two- to six-day bicycle and multi-sport vacation through the San Juan Islands. Only a short drive from Seattle or Vancouver B.C; the San Juan Archipelago is an ideal getaway because of our long days of sunshine and plenty of activities. Enjoy cycling along quiet two lane country roads lined with wildflowers that wind down to spectacular vistas of neighboring islands and snow capped mountain ranges, hiking around lakes that lead down to waterfalls, and kayaking past pebble stone coves and rocky islets in orca whale territory! [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...]
Lopez Island is a great place to enjoy the 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.” The island is 15 miles long and 8 miles wide with 2,200 year round residents. These adventures await you on Lopez Island, the "Jewel of the San Juan Islands." [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...]