Archive for July, 2012

A Day at Obstruction Pass State Park

Obstruction Pass State Park is one of Orcas Island’s beautiful vantage points. The park contains the island’s longest beach, Pebble Beach, which is covered by many ocean-smoothed rainbow-colored pebbles. This beach is one of the most unique in the world. An Orcas Island vacation would not be complete without gazing at the unusual pebbles found More >

Sail Over to the Sunny Side

Deer Harbor Marina, located on the “sunny side” of the island, is a great hideaway for boaters. The Marina features slips for both long-term and short-term rental and a number of amenities for boaters exploring the Pacific Northwest. Deer Harbor Marina is an excellent central location for those cruising the San Juan Islands as well More >