Highlights / General details
The San Juan archipelago harbors near-mythical beauty amid its undeveloped islands and seascapes. Its historical relevance is just as intriguing. Spend the day discovering this remote wilderness with a naturalist guide. As the morning ferry cruises to Friday Harbor, keep an eye out for sealife and birds. Then embark on a 3-hour Orca search by kayak, passing wildlife refuges and rugged coastline.
Picnic with local fare and a glass of wine, then explore historic British and American “Pig War” camps. As evening sets, visit an island winery or lavender farm before heading back to the ferry.
Points of Interest: Naturalist-led kayak excursion; Whale watching; Bird watching; San Juan National Historic Park; Beachcombing at South Beach; Explore the character of Friday Harbor.
Complimentary pick-up and drop-off; Luxury Mercedes Sprinter Vans or SUVs; Highly qualified Escape Artist naturalist guide; Morning tea, coffee & scones; Afternoon snacks and refreshments; Cascadian Safari Lunch; All kayaking equipment; Expert kayak guides; All entry, tasting and/or park fees; Comprehensive naturalist commentary; Water and beverages included on every tour.
Hours of operation
Available: Daily (May 15 - October 31); Departs at 6:30am. No tour departures on: Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, 26 Nov 2015, 24 Nov 2016.
Tour is approximately 14.5 hours.
We are able to pick up at any hotel or location in Downtown Seattle – North of King Street, South of Roy Street, and West of Interstate 5.
Children under 6 require a safety seat, which the client must provide and install.
Inclement weather may cancel our paddle and would be replaced by additional sightseeing and interpretive beach walks, or perhaps a sculpture park and winery depending on the escape!
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**