The establishment of moran state park, the first major washington state park, was largely owed to prominent shipbuilder and. The latitude and longitude coordinates of orcas island are 48. The park is one of the few spots on orcas island with access to more than one mile of publicly owned saltwater shoreline. Maps of orcas island orcas island chamber of commerce. Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have. Habitats include rare garry oak woodlands, grasslands, quiet forests, and scattered wetlands. Orcas island 1,576acre turtleback mountain preserve is a beloved island landmark and one of the largest protected natural areas in san juan county. San juan safaris prides itself in providing high quality, small group whale watching. Orcas island chamber of commerce po box 252 65 north beach road eastsound, wa 98245. Constitution, the highest point on the san juan islands, there stands a stone observation tower built by the civilian conservation corps in 1936. Orcas island orcas island chamber of commerce po box 252, eastsound, wa 98245 360 3762273 65 north beach road, eastsound welcome to orcas island truly the gem of the san juan islands.
Orcas island 50k course directions rainshadow running. Map of eastsound village the landmark on orcas island. Coast guard approved security plan, for more information please check security. The simple design allows for other highway information to be drawn on the map. Come explore the gem of the san juan islands with the orcas island lodging association. Get directions, maps, and traffic for orcas island, wa. Be aware that overheight vehicles think bikes on a roof rack have to pay an additional fee for the ferry. Hiking maps orcas island lopez island friday harbor.
Anyone who is interested in visiting orcas island can print the free topographic map and street map using the link above. San juan transit offers shuttle service from the ferry landing to various island locations including rosario frisun june 15sept. Our mission is to observe, but not interfere with orca behavior. From street and road map to highresolution satellite imagery of orcas island. This page shows the location of orcas island, washington, usa on a detailed road map. Doe island state park is a quiet sevenacre marine moorage and camping park with 2,049 feet of saltwater shoreline just southeast of orcas island. Coffelt farm coho preserve crescent beach preserve deer harbor waterfront preserve diamond hill preserve eastsound waterfront park entrance mountain preserve. Rock island communications your local isp in san juan county. We stopped for lunch in the main town of eastsound and ate at the madrona bar and grill, which had this gorgeous view.
Maps of the san juan islands, orcas island, and washington state. Orcas knob turtlehead 1,192 1,189 1,010 entrance mtn. Ferry advisory committee fac contact your local ferry advisory committee at fac. Here are a few ways we are here for you in the interim. Orcas island is displayed on the eastsound usgs quad topo map. Orcas artworksolga strawberry council stonebridge farm warm valley farmhumes west soundclapp. Book your tickets online for the top things to do in orcas island, washington on tripadvisor. Most mountain bikers camp at moran state park when riding on the island, making for a nice weekend getaway, for those not camping, or staying elsewhere on the island, there are day use. There were a few brief stops at two of the other islands. County libraries on san juan, orcas, lopez, and shaw islands.
The spit, the tombolo and weeks wetland on fisherman bay hummel lake preserve lopez hill upright head watmough bay preserve. Obstruction pass state park is an 76acre primitive camping park on the south end of orcas island, south of moran state park. Most cyclists arrive on orcas at the ferry landing number 1 on the map below, so their introduction to the island roads begins at the western tip of horseshoe highway 2, so named because of the arched route it follows from the ferry landing to olga, some 15 miles away. Moran state park is a 5,252acre camping park with five freshwater lakes and over 30 miles of hiking trails. Orcas island is within the accustomed territory of the central coast salish peoples, including the lummi, samish and swinomish tribes. Map of orcas island hotels and attractions on a orcas. Orcas islandorcas island orcas island lopez island. While its facilities and staff might look a little differently than it used to, its dedication to strengthening community has continued to grow. The natural isolation provided by puget sound gives orcas island a sense of peace and relaxation accompanied by. Woolard victorian laporte rd valley dr hawkins rd john jones rd pt. Here is a list of all the available maps of lopez, orcas and friday harborsan juan island that might help you plan your trip. Accessible only by boat, the park features views of the salish sea and the surrounding mountains and islands. More rugged than lopez yet less crowded than san juan, it has struck a delicate balance between friendliness and frostiness, development and preservation, tourist dollars and priceless privacy for the time being, at least. Designed by orcas online and hosted at orcas weborcas online and hosted at orcas web.
There are 36spaces available near the upper tollbooth and another 16 angle spaces near the. View a map of orcas island, 3d views of eastsound and orcas village. Orcas island the rosario spa and resort 1400 rosario road, 8005628820, an expansion of the early1900s mansion of former seattle mayor robert moran, still retains many of. Potential sites for personal wireless facilities map of potentially suitable locations pdf personal wireless communication facilities, potentially suitable locations. Visit orcas island beautiful orcas island, located in the san juan islands of washington state, is a popular destination for tourists and retirees. Located between the washington mainland and vancouver island, orcas is considered by many to be the most beautiful of the.
Orcas island topo map in san juan county, washington. San juan islands scenic byway washington states newest scenic byway orcas island san juan island friday harbor san juan islands visitors bureau p. It was a little over an hour from anacortes to orcas island. Camp orkila is an experience that every child should have the ymca of greater seattle set up its first permanent camping home in 1906 on orcas island, starting what would later be named camp orkila. Rock island offices on orcas and san juan will be closed to general public access until further notice. By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from. When you click onto the island map, you can continue clicking into pdf maps for the sites listed. Afterward we wandered down to the beach and spent some time climbing on the driftwood.
The colored dots and grid identifiers next to a listing refer to the location on the maps at the back of the guide. The orcas island 100 mile is unique in the trail running world, with oldgrowth forests, tough climbs, and spectacular views of surrounding islands, mountains, and puget sound, but what truly sets it apart is the chance to hang out all weekend on a gorgeous island with your trail runner friends. Obstruction pass state park washington state parks and. Orcas is about 57 square miles, and takes the shape of a horse shoe. Constitution, orcas island, photography by robert demar. Orcas map typical launch is from either west sound or deer harbor on orcas island. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. Orcas island business directory camping orcas island. Eastsound landmark inn 67 main street eastsound, wa 98245 800 6224758 3603762423 fax 360 3763769.
Moran state park sits on orcas island, the largest of the san juan archipelago. Orcas island chamber of commerce, po box 252, eastsound, wa, 98245. There is no potable water at this park, and it is a packitin, packitout location. Jones island with kids orcas island day adventures can be customized to your groups needs book now. The puget sound enlargement base map shows the state highway system, county boundaries and selected communities in two different sizes, but at a larger scale than the statewide map. Orcas island market 469 market street eastsound, wa 98245 phone. The 15 best things to do in orcas island coronavirus. Maps of the san juan islands orcas island friday harbor. Orcas island topo map, san juan county wa eastsound area. Orcas island 1,718acre turtleback mountain preserve is a beloved island landmark and one of the largest protected natural areas in san juan county. Orcas orcas island is located off the northern coast of washington state.1341 247 1284 347 153 1200 837 1174 132 1324 295 192 1336 1045 330 1033 810 1062 1462 704 756 725 799 1448 1503 27 1561 194 1498 69 389 1331 110 1473 940