Travel Blogs from Orcas, United States

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Orcas Island, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Orcas Island

A travel blog entry by jkirby

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... for a nice place to make dinner. We ended up making ourselves our taco dinner while squatting in the dirt parking lot of the Orcas Island yacht club! After our over spiced taco dinner (Jeff's fault), we caught the last ferry to San Juan Island and then ...

Sucia to West Beach, Sucia, United States travel blog

Sucia to West Beach

A travel blog entry by erickandrachel

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... had an awesome breakfast in Ewing Cove and then went for another hike on Sucia Island. We then motored to West Beach on Orcas Island. Steve and Heather caught a puddle jumper back to Bellingham and Erick and Rachel had dinner with Kasanda and ...

HUSBAND AND WIFE!, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

HUSBAND AND WIFE!

A travel blog entry by linds_and_ryan

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This was the best decision of my ...

Almost the furthest North West can go!!, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Almost the furthest North West can go!!

A travel blog entry by livingwithlexie

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Wonderful ferry through the San Juan Islands from Anacortes. Dusk shades and light - first ferry for MM, I am pretty sure! First night in whole trip to have a poor visit, value and customer service. West Beach not a success - hook up for electric ...

Wiring and Cookies, Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Wiring and Cookies

A travel blog entry by mvpandora

Tim spent the day rewiring some things on the boat.  Seems some of the original wiring is just not right, or at least not in the modern approved way. Something was causing a reversed polarity issue when we used the generator.  All better ...

June 19, 2013, West Beach, United States travel blog

June 19, 2013

A travel blog entry by kj6bjl

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June 19, 2013 Slept in today 09:00. Set up camp, we are going to be here at least a week. so we made ourselves comfortable. Walked down to the resort store for a latte, then took a nice slow walk with Angel on the beach. Got back to camp Cheryl did ...

Orcas Island, WA, Eastsound, United States travel blog

Orcas Island, WA

A travel blog entry by sharonkmitchell

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... , on a point looking west out to the Pacific. Up early the next morning; broke camp, to catch the ferry over to Orcas Island. Set-up camp in Hiacynth's back yard... Check out our 5-star view! Toured Moran State Park.....so richly beautiful. Blankets of ...

Orcas Island, Orcas watching, Eastsound, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Orcas Island, Orcas watching

A travel blog entry by bklexcellentadv

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... BLOG BY CLICKING ON EACH INDIVIDUAL PICTURE SO THAT YOU CAN READ EACH CAPTION AND LEARN MORE! QUOTE OF THE DAY: "Orcas are the Apex animal in this habitat...they are supreme predators and incredibly smart" Joe, Outer Island Expeditions guide ANSWERS ...

Traveling to Orcas Island, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Traveling to Orcas Island

A travel blog entry by pilgrim.susan

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... southern Washington State. Testing out the sentiment of the road as the goal It took twelve hours to travel from Victoria to Orcas Island (about 10 km ). One hour driving time, fours hours on two different ferries and lots of waiting time at the ferry ...

Chores and Travel, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Chores and Travel

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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... there before but it is a beautiful place with great views.  We got back into the car and drove to the ferry to Orcas Island.  The Yakima ferry stopped at Shaw Island just across from Orcas. We could see the dock and our cottage from Shaw.  ...

June 23, 2013, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

June 23, 2013

A travel blog entry by kj6bjl

June 23, 2013  (Sunday) Got up and it was raining, not much. Worked on cleaning up the truck and trailer. Then it rained some more. Cheryl and I played Mexican Train and watched movies. Had a pork tenderloin and green beans for ...

The Life and Times of Weasel Island, Massacre Bay, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

The Life and Times of Weasel Island

A travel blog entry by mvpandora

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... Massacre Bay near Skull Island.  This area is so named because a while back one of the Northern Indian tribes raided the local Orcas Island Lummis tribes with very bloody results.   Again, we're alone in a beautiful spot.  We enjoyed (and ...

Island Life, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Island Life

A travel blog entry by outsidebreak

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Day 2: After the last few stressful weeks of packing, moving out of our respective cities, finishing work, finishing a thesis, making major life decisions, etc, it was fabulous to sit on the porch this morning overlooking Buck Bay and just ...

Whale Watching, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Whale Watching

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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... around the north end of San Juan and then saw the fog.  Beau had gotten message after message the J, K, and L pods of orcas, killer whales, were moving north along the San Juan shore, right into our path.  That is about 100 whales all ...

It's all coming together, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

It's all coming together

A travel blog entry by dex1

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I can't believe that this is finally happening - leaving Orcas Island tomorrow for travel to the Dalmation coastline in Croatia with side-trips to Bosnia and Montenegro.  I'd like to say that this is the result of months of planning but mostly I'm ...

San Juan Island to Orcas Island, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

San Juan Island to Orcas Island

A travel blog entry by bklexcellentadv

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PLEASE VIEW THIS BLOG BY CLICKING ON THE INDIVIDUAL PICTURES SO THAT YOU CAN VIEW THE CAPTIONS! QUOTE:  '"Orcas Island is the Gem of the San Juans!" Famous travel journal ANSWERS TO LAST BLOG:  1. Jelly fish are related to Sea Anemones and ...

WESTY'S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE TO THE SAN JUAN ISLAND, Orcas, United States travel blog

WESTY'S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE TO THE SAN JUAN ISLAND

A travel blog entry by bklexcellentadv

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PLEASE VIEW MY BLOG BY CLICKING ON THE INDIVIDUAL PICTURES SO YOU CAN READ EACH CAPTION! Join Westy and his  excellent adventures with Lynn & Bruce from Palo Alto to the San Juan ...

The day after, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

The day after

A travel blog entry by joslots

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Firstly we have had computer trouble and we have only just got it fixed so taht is why I haven't updated my blog.  But over the next couple of days I will hopefully catch up. We were all a little slow at getting up this morning.  We had to ...

June 20,2013, West Beach, United States travel blog

June 20,2013

A travel blog entry by kj6bjl

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June 20,2013 It rained all night and most of the day. Went for a drive around Orca Island saw some of the old sights. Had lunch in Eastmound got back to the trailer and watched some ...

Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Deer Harbor, Orcas Island

A travel blog entry by mvpandora

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This morning we lowered the dinghy into the water with the davit and took it for a spin around Skull Island.  Then we got the harness set up so we can tow it.  We left about 11:30 for Deer Harbor.    Once anchored, we took the ...

On the way to Deer Harbor, Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

On the way to Deer Harbor

A travel blog entry by mvpandora

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Gone Crabbin', Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Gone Crabbin'

A travel blog entry by outsidebreak

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... back to the homestead for final packing and crab cakes using last night's leftovers! Tomorrow morning we pack up the car and get moving!!! We've had a fantastic time here on Orcas Island, but I'm excited to get on the road. Next stop: Olympic Peninsula! ...

On the way to Deer Harbor, Deer Harbor, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

On the way to Deer Harbor

A travel blog entry by mvpandora

No ...

On an Island, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

On an Island

A travel blog entry by wlkbout

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I seem to remember that it was $55 dollars for the two of us and our van to board the ferry to Orcas Island, in the San Juan group.  What a scenic, fun ride to the island.  One hour to the port on Orcas.  At this point we have been on the ...

The beauty of the San Juan Islands, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

The beauty of the San Juan Islands

A travel blog entry by anderslost

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... walked thru downtown Seattle to catch a bus north to Anacortes on the coast of the Peuget Sound. From there, I caught the ferry to Orcas Island and then hitched the last little bit on the island to my friend Matt's place. Matt is working at a YMCA camp ...

Puget Sound, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Puget Sound

A travel blog entry by eric

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The Puget Sound is a salt water inlet from the Pacific Ocean.  The largest octopus ever caught was in these waters.  About 92 feet long!  I can always find a reason not to go swimming. One of my favorite hobbies as a kid was wading ...

Outer Island Expedition, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Outer Island Expedition

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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We got up at 7:15, had breakfast, and left for the North Shore at 8:20. We had plenty of time but that was good because we got stuck behind a house being moved down the road.  It took up the whole road in some places.  It was about as big as a ...

Larry's Birthday, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Larry's Birthday

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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We got up about 8:30 and had breakfast. We went to the Orcas Village Market and got some things we needed.  We relaxed for most of the morning.  We packed a lunch and left about 11:00.  We drove to Eastsound, the biggest town on the island ...

San Juan Islands, Eastsound, United States travel blog

San Juan Islands

A travel blog entry by hackman

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From Seattle, we drove north to Anacortes, where we boarded the yacht we would spent the next two days on. We would be sailing around and exploring the San Juan Islands in the US-Canadian boundary waters. One of the more exciting things for me was ...

Anacortes' Revenge, Orcas Island, United States travel blog

Anacortes' Revenge

A travel blog entry by sinfronteras

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... .  We were still euphoric with the excitement of our Fringe Festival experience as we prepared for our return trip to the States and our journey onward to Seattle.  That very quickly waned as our trip was delayed out of Edinburgh....for over 3 ...

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