Take to the seas with info on marinas, boat rentals, tours, and where to cruise and sail in the San Juan Islands – a world-class boating destination!
San Juan Island Bike Rentals and Tours
Make the most of your bicycling vacation to the San Juan Islands! Discover the best biking on the islands with links to maps, rentals, and guided tours.
San Juan Island Beer, Wine & Spirits
Where to go on San Juan Island for some serious imbibing! An insider’s guide to sampling our best craft breweries, cider-makers, distilleries, and wineries.
San Juan Island Whale Watching Tours
Everything you need to know about orcas and whale watching in the San Juan Islands: take a tour, paddle a kayak, watch from shore – prepare to be amazed!
San Juan Island Kayak Rental & Tours
Paddle a kayak in the San Juan Islands and experience our remarkable wildlife and ecology from the water! Plus where to rent kayaks and go-to tour guides.
San Juan Island Hiking
Discover San Juan Island’s best hikes from our resident hiking expert. From easy rambles to more strenuous treks, they all involve spectacular views!
San Juan Island Golf
A primer on San Juan Island’s scenic 9-hole links-style course. Two sets of tee boxes that play like a true 18-hole course. Challenging and fun!
San Juan Island Fishing
The San Juan Islands are well-known for scenic beauty and whale watching, but talk to any Pacific Northwest angler, and odds are, the San Juans will be top of their list for excellent fishing.
Yurts Reinvented at Lakedale on San Juan Island
Here at Lakedale, we are very excited to welcome our newest addition to our collection: The Yurt Village! Early in Spring, we’re still in the construction phase of our new village, but we wanted to give our fans a preview of these new accommodations, as well as a peek...
Fun Activities for Kids on San Juan Island
San Juan Island is a paradise for kids (and kids at heart) and the fun starts with getting to the island! Hop aboard a Washington State Ferry in Anacortes for the hour-long journey, explore the ship, watch the islands pass by and keep your eyes open for seals, whales,...
The Best Places to Whale Watch from Shore on San Juan Island
San Juan Island is one of the best places in the world to whale watch. And you don’t have to be on board a chartered ship to do it! You can spot these majestic marine animals from many of the shores on the western side of our island. For most visitors, San Juan’s...
Friday Harbor to Orcas Island Day Trip Ideas
Even with so much to do on San Juan Island, we occasionally get a hankering to do a little “off-island” exploring. And the Washington State Ferries make it so easy to travel from your San Juan Island lodging to Orcas, home of Moran State Park and some of the best...