Getting Here by Boat

Are you planning a boat trip to or from Whidbey and Camano islands? Here’s a list of marinas, wharfs, and yacht clubs for our islands.

Hiking and Walking Oak Harbor

Oak Harbor offers visitors many opportunities to explore their travel interests, from fine dining and shopping to military history and whale watching. What Oak Harbor may not be known for —but should be— is hiking and walking. There are several options for every activity level, from avid hikers to family strolls, and dogs are welcome on treks.

8 Unique Schools For a Perfect Education Vacation

Imagine this; you’re coming home from vacation laden down with several new pieces of art.   Maybe they’re a couple of paintings, or something made out of glass.  But, for this vacation, this isn’t art you bought.  It’s art you made. Or, maybe you’re returning from vacation with more confidence in your Spanish-speaking ability than you ever got from your … Read More

Fishing, Clamming, Crabbing

The waters around Whidbey and Camano Islands are a sport fishers’ paradise. Crabbing and digging the beaches for clams are also very popular.

Add Whidbey and Camano Islands to Your “Ports of Call”

A cruise ship comes “oh so close” to Whidbey Island. Before or after your Seattle-based cruise, give yourself the chance to explore the unhurried sights and sounds of Puget sound from Whidbey and Camano Islands. Getting to Whidbey Island is easy, just take the Whidbey Sea-Tac shuttle from your pier to any of several locations on the island. You’ll need … Read More