Wildlife

They are frolicking! What great big fishy-mammals they are!

Orcas Island Vacation Rental (Pet and Family Friendly)

If You Love Diversity, then You’ll Love this Orcas Island Activity List   Finding the best Orcas Island Vacation Rental should be at the top of your list when coming to the island for a solid stay. But once you’ve got that done and out of the way, there’s something else that will be closely-connected More >

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Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: The Surrounding Sealife

Your Favorite Orcas Island Vacation Rental Presents….. The Orcas Island Sea-Life Fun Edition! So we got to thinking, when you’re staying with us or one of our fine fellow lodgings here on Orcas Island (#1, #2, #3, #4), you might get to thinking: “I love the land, but what about all that surrounding liquid stuff? More >

Cuddling up with Jazzy!

Orcas Island Vacation Rental: “Nightcrowing”

The World-Famous Orcas Ohana Photo Scavenger Hunt Have you heard about our Orcas Ohana Photo Scavenger Hunt yet? It’s the best way to spice up your vacation (not that it needs to be spicy, but you get the idea), and it’s the bestest way to save money on a 2nd stay up at Orcas Island More >

They've found their next thingy!

Orcas Island Activities: Sasquatching

The Orcas Ohana Photo Scavenger Hunt Featured Activity: Sasquatching Last week, we introduced our Photo Scavenger Hunt which offers our guests the chance to save some money while supplementing their relaxing stay with a new brand of intrigue and fun. On the Orcas Ohana Photo Scavenger Hunt List, there are a few that beg a More >

They are frolicking! What great big fishy-mammals they are!

Orcas Island Rental :: Sneaking a Peek at some Porpoises (Whale Watching!)

Orcas Island Rental: When You Just Wanna Watch Some Whales Orcas Island is called Orcas Island for a particular reason–one that at times escapes my memory, but just now I happen to remember it: there are actual Orcas swimming nearby! In past blog entries here we have highlighted some of the excellent opportunities to watch More >

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Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: This Week’s Wildlife of the San Juan Islands (the Harbor Seal)

Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: It’s Harbor Seal Pupping Time in the San Juan Islands In the Orcas Island Vacation Rental community there tis a great buzz ’bout the place. What kind of buzz, you mayn’t be askin’? It’s the seal puppin’ buzz. Yes every year bout this time o’ season, the legendary harbor seal More >

Such a crafty lil devil!

Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: This Week’s Wildlife of the San Juan Islands (the Red Fox)

Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: Discovering a Wild Creature of the San Juan Islands (Non-native Species time!) As we mentioned last week, whether you’re camping, kayaking, boating, hiking, biking or sasquatching about the San Juan Islands (Orcas Island in particular), the effect remains the same: catching sight of any live wildlife will liven up your More >

"Caw-caw!"

Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: This Week’s Wildlife of the San Juan Islands

Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: Discovering a Wild Creature of the San Juan Islands Whether you’re camping, kayaking, boating, hiking, biking or sasquatching about the San Juan Islands (Orcas Island in particular), the effect remains the same: catching sight of any live wildlife will liven up your natural spirit! Imagine yourself tramping through the forests More >

Orcas Ohana Vacation Rental :: San Juan Islands :: Battle of Lake Erie

San Juan Islands :: Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: Notable Note of the Week :: Clark Island

San Juan Islands :: Orcas Island Vacation Rental :: Notable Note of the Week Have you ever heard of Clark Island? You haven’t? Well, and for good reason–Clark Island, located a short boat ride (1.75 miles) away from Orcas Island, is one the Pacific Northwest’s best-kept secrets. The government, or something out there, has been More >

Some treeeeeeeeeeesss....

Orcas Island Vacation Rental: A Hike-a-licious Day

Orcas Island Vacation Rental: “Afternoon Moran, I’m a Hiker” Orcas Island: Captain’s Log: Autumn: Year Still Unknown: The sunrise over East Sound woke him around 9. His Black Labrador welcomes him back to the world with licks and repeated “herrrrr…hmm…herrr” sounds. She needs some outside time. Sleepily, he stretches out before the bay windows, soaking in the More >