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Craig Johnson: Birds of Earth Sanctuary

Bird watching at Earth Sanctuary nature preserve reveals many exciting surprises. From majestic Bald Eagles and Osprey to tiny Rufous Hummingbirds and warblers, this 16 minute video highlights many of the birds you might see there and how they interact with the unique habitat Earth Sanctuary provides.

Explore Whidbey Island!

Explore Whidbey and Camano Islands and drink in Washington’s world-famous Puget Sound in the heart of the Salish Sea. We’re the “sea legs” of your Cascade Loop adventure. What better way to experience Puget Sound than by staying in the middle of it? Our islands provide the perfect place to settle in and create memories that will last a lifetime. … Read More

Three glass balls are on the ground with a crowd of people in the background behind a starting line.

Langley’s Sea Float Scramble

It’s the annual mad dash for the glass at Langley’s Seawall Park. The new year is marked with a traditional scramble for 200 attractive glass balls made at Langley’s Callahan’s Firehouse. It’s a chance to get out and have a little fun, and maybe come home with a prize. In 2016 a new location is being added, the city park … Read More

Oak Harbor, Playground of the Pacific Northwest

Rowing and running, kite boarding and paddle boarding, yoga and… well anything outside.  That’s Oak Harbor.  With three state parks nearby along with several regional and city parks, Oak Harbor invites you to come and play outside.  See the Oak Harbor Chamber website for more.