Island Overview

What are the San Juan Islands?

There are 172 named islands and reefs in San Juan County, however the four ferry served Islands; San Juan Island (with the county seat Friday Harbor), Orcas Island, Lopez Island and Shaw Island are the most populous and host the vast majority of lodging and dining options and tourism activities. Discover the beauty, history and culture of the islands.

Island Living

What should I see?

Whatever your mode of transportation—by car, bicycle, or on foot—these itineraries can help you enjoy the San Juan Islands' natural wonders, historical sites and fun activities along the way.

Our Island Itineraries curate unique stops