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Family Photo-K42, K36 along with mother K14

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Family photo of K42 Kelp along with mother K14 Lea and sister K36 Yoda taken off of the West Side on yesterday’s whale watch and wildlife tour by Naturalist Kevin.  The salmon are having a great run, and we have been spotting whales on the west side often this season!  With a deep underwater canyon, […]

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San Juan Outfitters- San Juan Island

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San Juan Island Outfitters on San Juan Island offers all you could want for wildlife interaction. The professionals are just so knowledgeable and friendly and everything is at its peak right now….This is the time to get out there.   San Juan Island Outfitters 15 hours ago Great photo of an orca breaching! We love […]

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San Juan Island Wedding Season

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San Juan Island Wedding Season At Tucker Inn Tucker House Inn hosted 10 events in the last 3 weeks! Love is in the air at the Tucker House This time of year, between anniversary celebrations and wedding celebrations, that cakes and flowers abound around the Inn. Jim and Janis celebrated 51 years of wedded bliss last […]

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Stuart Island Action

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Stuart Island Action….This photo was taken on one of our overnight kayak tours on the north end of Stuart Island by Kayak Guide Scott.  It’s not often you get a picture from the angle that a kayak offers, and it sure makes for an awesome photo!  Scott described the encounter as quite the thrill and […]

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K Pod in the Fog

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K Pod- Emily is kind enough to send along posts letting all of us in on all of the whale activity that has been going on all over the west side of the Island. Below is another example of Emily’s efforts. Hello John,   Attached is a photo I took while on a 9am whale […]

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San Juan Island is WILD about mushrooms

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San Juan Island Chef is Wild About Mushrooms Coho Restaurant’s Executive Chef, Bill Messick is wild about mushrooms. He works with a group of foragers who gathers these mycological wonders from British Columbia south to Oregon. Sometimes we are lucky enough to be the recipient of mushrooms from a local forager when the conditions and […]

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What Makes San Juan Island So Special

San Juan Island information Anna Maria of Tucker House Inn and San Juan Island Restaurant – Coho, sent me this interesting piece.   Just this week Travel and Leisure ranked the San Juan Islands #10 best island in the world and #2 in the US and Canada. In 2013, Trip Advisor rated San Juan Island […]

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Family Photo-San Juan Outfitters

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Great family photo of the T65As. The calf was born late March or early April. This was taken from the Seahawk that departs out of Roche Harbor. We have seen a lot of transient orcas lately, which has been really cool! Just yesterday we had transients and residents within only a few miles of each […]

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J16 Doing a Back Flip

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  The guests on the whale watch boat departed out of Friday Harbor were very excited to see J Pod.  This was taken shortly after J Pods return and guests and naturalist were pleased that they seemed to be sticking around (and if the trend continues, still are).  There were lots of breaches and aerial […]

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Spike is Back!

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Spike is back and getting ready for action, just returned from getting refurbished and in the final stages of preparations. Hi Adventures await for the coming season. For more details on all the fun, go here THE ROMANCE OF TRADITIONAL SAIL Sailing aboard our traditionally gaff-rigged vessels engages your senses and takes you to another […]

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