The Orca Inn
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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This morning we hopped on the inter-island ferry, headed to Orcas Island. We knew we were going to the Lambiel Museum and the Glenwood Springs Salmon Restoration Hatchery. We had heard very little about both- other than "It's impossible to describe the museum" and “It’s so much more than a hatchery.” Both statements were very true.
It will also be impossible for me to describe the Lambiel Museum, ...
... more than you'd guess or we would like. Speaking of plans, going out into the ocean on a boat is different than heading out on the freeway in the car. We have to pay close attention and adjust our plans based on the weather.
We've been having beautiful sunny weather for weeks, which is great. Unfortunately with that sunny weather comes big winds blowing into the straits. The first hurdle for our trip is to get out the straits to the ...
There are some places that I have visited for attractions, culture, and experiences that are simply unavailable elsewhere - Machu Picchu or the Louvre, for example. Victoria is not one of those places. I came for a conference and, although I was thrilled for the chance to visit, I realized on the flight over there there was no single thing I wanted to see or do that epitomized Victoria. Whale watching, ...
... vocabulary when you are pleased of an achievement but there you go. No sooner had we started our journey to Victoria when Caroline proclaimed she was tired & promptly fell asleep. I'm reliably informed that I went over Malahat Summit & there were some lovely views (there were I saw them) but alas Caroline missed them so if she asks they were really stunning & not to be missed! She did however wake up about 3 blocks from our hotel & inform ...
... at 2:30. Larry and Derek went for a walk and I stayed at the condo to give my feet a rest. When they got back we packed the car and even with Erin’s cooler and our collapsible cooler we fit everything and could still see out of the back. We picked Erin up shortly after 4:00 and headed north to Anacortes.
The traffic was really heavy even north of Everett but we got to Fidalgo Island, Anacortes, in plenty ...