Experience the Islands


Boating and Kayaking

Crystal Seas Kayaking
877.SEAS.877 or 360.378.4223
Offers 3-hour, day, and multi-day tours in the San Juan Islands with naturalist guides. See whales, eagles, seals and more. No experience required.

Discovery Sea Kayak
Offers trips that meet individual needs and abilities. They provide all necessary gear, equipment and instruction.

Friday Harbor Boat Rentals
Rentals of a variety of boats for cruising, island-hopping, sailing and fishing to individuals with basic boating experience. Crab pots are also available for rent.

North Shore Charters
Exclusive boat trips to Sucia, Matia, and Patos Island state parks for hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, or just a relaxing picnic with the family.

Outdoor Odysseys: Kayaking in the San Juans
360.378.3533 or 800.647.4621
Offers quality hand-crafted kayak tours. Outdoor Odysseys features personable naturalist/guides, small groups, and Dutch-oven cookery on their overnight tours.

San Juan Classic Day Sailing
Offers 3 hour, 1/2 day and full day sailing charters, sailing to and from many of the islands that make up the San Juan Archipelago while providing knowledge of local wildlife, weather phenomenons, and historical island lore along the way.

San Juan Excursions
Orca whale watching, sea kayaking, and birding.

San Juan Island Outfitters
866.810.1483 or 360.378.1962
Whale watching, kayak, and adventure tours for groups small and large, families, and independent travelers.

San Juan Kayak Expeditions
The islands original sea kayaking outfitter, established in 1980 offers guided 3 hour, full trips, multi-day trips and sea kayak rentals. We specialize in personal service, quality gear and fun, and knowledgeable guides. Sea kayak with orca whales, porpoise, sea lions, harbor seals, bald eagles and more!

San Juan Safaris
800.450.6858 or 360.378.1323
Whale watching, sea kayaking, and kayak rentals. Departing from Friday Harbor and Roche Harbor. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind 5-hour orca search by kayak.

Sea Quest Kayak Expeditions
Take a tour with a biologist who will guide you on a kayak quest for whales. Offering everything from day tours to 5-day camping trips.

Victoria Clipper
Phone: 800.888.2535
Passenger-only ferry service with seasonal daily departures to the San Juan Islands. View the current schedule here.


Right outside our front door you can experience the best boutique shopping, catch a movie or play, kayak around the island, set off on a whale-watching excursion, and more.
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