The most beautiful islands in Western Washington! The San Juan Islands are gorgeous in so many different ways. From the cool quiet days of winter to the bustling hot summer days, Friday Harbor makes for a great escape. While the main draw to the island is kayaking with orcas, on
Unwind after your days of recreating in the San Juan Islands by paddling back to camp for gourmet multi-course dinners and guided tasting of a selection of Leavenworth's Icicle Brewering beer. Outdoor Odysseys is proud to partner with this Northwest favorite to provide a truly unique paddling/camping experience.
It’s been an exciting week here on San Juan Island, with orcas and a few humpbacks making appearances off the coast of San Juan! This past Saturday, August 5, visitors to the west side of the island were treated to a rare showing by a humpback whale headed north through
There is nothing better after a long day of recreating in the outdoors than a delicious meal paired with the right wine.This summer we are again offering 3-day, overnight, sea kayaking/wine tasting tours in the San Juan Islands just north of Seattle. The three-day trip partners with three distinct award winning
This last week the Barefoot Bandit came back on our radar. Bob Friel a good friend and local islander just released his book that follows the path of Colton Harris-Moore, the modern day outlaw that was finally apprehended in the Caribbean. The fact that no one was physically injured or
The Nature Conservancy is a driving force of preservation all over the world. Here in the San Juan Islands we are lucky enough to have the Nature Conservancy serving as stewards of many different islands including Yellow Island which was gifted to the Nature Conservancy after being homesteaded by the
Unwind after your days of recreating in the San Juan Islands by paddling back to camp for gourmet multi-course dinners and guided tasting of a selection of either Leavenworth's Icicle Brewering beer. Outdoor Odysseys is proud to partner with this Northwest favorite to provide a truly unique paddling/camping experience.
Our favorite San Juan Island overnight sea kayak trip takes us through prime orca whale habitat to picturesque Stuart Island - accessible only by boat. We spend 3 glorious days kayaking and hiking - and enjoy fabulous views, fabulous cuisine, bottled wines and great company.
The folks on this week’s four-day sea kayak tour were in for a treat last night when a band of Outdoor Odysseys guides along with owner and founder Clark Casebolt showed up at their campsite on Jones Island to surprise the tour leader and birthday girl, Sarah Young. The group
As the first of September approaches, so does your last chance to check out the weekly Friday Harbor Art Market! As of this summer, the San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild has begun hosting a weekly art market on Thursdays from 5 to 8 PM in downtown Friday Harbor, at Brickworks
It’s been a nearly perfect week here on San Juan Island, both off the water and on. The annual San Juan County Fair began on Wednesday, and Friday Harbor has been packed with visitors. The weather, which has been less than ideal for much of the summer, has finally turned