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.
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...]
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...]
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...]
Adventure Attractions Northwest offers sea kayaking, whale watching, flight seeing, bicycle tours, land tours and much more.
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Adventure Attractions North West will connect you to the best, most experienced outfitters in the Northwest, which includes San Juan Islands and Seattle. Operators are pre-qualified so that you can start having fun now. Take the trip you have always wanted. Reserve your adventure now! [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 theater performances, parades and more. [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...]
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...]
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 first San Juan County Bank was originally across the street in 1893, but moved to this majestic building when it was constructed in 1907, boasting a "burglar-proof vault with a burglar-proof safe." The bank's first president was J.A. Gould of Seattle, whose son, Gene, was the bank's first cashier (and its youngest, at age 19). He was later known for being the youngest bank president in the United States (at age 29), and became the town's first mayor. The building still has much of its historic wood interior, where real estate agents at Coldwell Banker have had their fingers on the pulse of island real estate for over 50 years. [more...]
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.
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...]
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...]
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...]
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...]