Half Day Kayak Tours
from Anacortes and San Juan Island

The San Juan Islands offer the best opportunity to see whales from a kayak
The amazing experience of kayaking with whales in the San Juan Islands!
Sea kayaking through the beautiful San Juan Islands scenery near Anacortes, Washington
Sea Kayaking in the San Juan Islands National Monument, Washington State.
Young children love the wildlife they encounter while on a kayak tour in the San Juan Islands
Interactive kayaking experiences for the whole family, Cypress Island, San Juan Islands.
Kayak tours from Anacortes to Burrows Island, San Juan Islands, Washington State
We specialize in family kayak tours from Anacortes Washington.
Viewing Burrows Island and the San Juans from Mt Erie, Anacortes, Washington State
Burrows Island, as seen from Mt Erie in Anacortes Washington
Taking a break on a guided San Juan kayak tour from Anacortes Washington.
Photo-op near the Burrows Lighthouse, Anacortes, Washington.
Professionally guided kayaking trips with Anacortes kayak tours. Looking for wildlife.
Looking for wildlife while kayaking from Anacortes.
Seals resting on rocks, safe from Orca whales
Resting on rocks, safe from Orca whales!
A rare coyote sighting while kayaking near Anacortes, Washington State
Encountering a coyote while kayaking around Burrows Island
Bald eagles are commonly seen wildlife in the San Juan Islands
Up close with a Bald eagle while kayaking in the San Juans.
Launching the kayaks is easy from custom made kayak docks in Anacortes
Custom kayak docks makes launching and landing easy

These are two fun sea kayaking tours that depart from either Anacortes, or San Juan Island. Both kayak trips are suitable for beginners and families.

  1. Our Anacortes trips are conveniently located just 90 minutes north of Seattle and require no ferry hassles. Affordably priced, and very scenic, this tour is the best choice for folks who want to visit the San Juan Islands without sacrificing the ability to see other attractions in Washington State. Locals love it because it allows them to get back home in a timely fashion, without worrying about ferry schedules Learn more about our Anacortes Half Day Trips
  2. Our San Juan Islands trips depart from the beautiful north end of San Juan Island. We offer complimentary van service from Friday Harbor to our departure location, so driving onto the San Juan Ferry is not necessary. This trip is best suited for visitors who are staying for multiple days in the San Juans, or who have a little more time to spend here. Learn more about our San Juan Island Half Day Trips.

Anacortes Half Day Trips

3 hours
$79 adults
$69 discounts* and kids under 12
$99 single kayak option
Early Bird Special: All seats** $69 on the 8:30am trip!!
**Early bird discount not available for the single kayak option

April – September
Daily departures
8:30am / 10:30am / 12:30pm / 2:30pm / 4:30pm
Reservations are strongly recommended for this popular tour!

October – March
Limited schedule. Call for availability.

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or call 1-800-992-1801

Friday Harbor / San Juan Island Half Day Trips

3 hours
$99 per person

May – September
Daily departures
10am / 2pm / Sunset

Complimentary shuttle from Friday Harbor

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or call 1-800-992-1801

*Discounts apply to seniors over 65, active military with ID and groups of 20+.

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I just wanted to pause and say thank you so much for a wonderful visit to the San Juan Islands. We had a lovely time and it was such a special part of our trip this last month. Despite some crummy weather the trip was superb and Saturday was particularly special for me. I was so happy I was practically levitating! And of course Saturday was rounded off by some wonderful beach theatre!

Many thanks again — a big South African hug — Baie Dankie bru!
Kylie and Roger

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