Explore Cypress & Vendovi Islands

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Year-round • 4-7 hrs • Easy – Moderate

We get there on our very own spacious and comfortable chartered boat from Anacortes.

The boat ride in itself is half the fun and sometimes includes stops to a couple of the “Other” San Juan Islands not serviced by the Washington State Ferry.

HIKE N’ CRUISE TO CYPRESS ISLAND

9:30 am – 4:30 pm

Daily

Year-round (except April)

$125 Adult, $105 Child (6-12 yrs)

Departs from Skyline Marina, Anacortes

Activity level: EASY – MODERATE, catered to your level

 

hiking san juan islands Cypress IslandCypress Island is the largest and least developed of the San Juan Islands. Ninety percent of the island is forested and managed by the Department of Natural Resources.

We’ll explore the northern end of the island hiking through coastal rainforest, maple groves, lakes, wetlands and beaches on its very well-maintained trail system: 5-7 mi, easy to moderate, 700 ft elevation gain.

Pick a spot on the beach and enjoy your picnic lunch with stunning vistas of the San Juan Islands, the Salish Sea, Mount Baker and the North Cascades.

 

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Not included: lunch, gratuity

Small group size: 2 (min) – 6 Adventurers

What to bring and wear: backpack, lunch/snacks, water, small baggie & tp, comfortable hiking/tennis shoes, weather appropriate clothing, swim suit and towel (if you plan to take a dip to cool off on our hot summer days).

 

TESTIMONIALS

“I loved every minute of this hike around Cypress Island. Our guide Stephanie went the extra mile to make sure everyone had a great experience.” Meredith, Anacortes

“The day trip to Cypress Island is a must do in our backyard.” Louise, Mount Vernon

“I really enjoyed hiking and learning about Cypress Island. The boat trip was fun to since we were able to view other islands.” Carrol, Anacortes

San Juan Islands Hikes

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EXPLORE N’ CRUISE TO VENDOVI ISLAND PRESERVE

9:30 am – 1:30 pm

Thursday – Monday

May – September

$106 Adult, $86 Child (6-12 yrs)

Departs from Skyline Marina, Anacortes

Activity level: EASY

 

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Vendovi Island Preserve is the little “Hidden Jem” of the San Juan Islands.  It is located between Lummi, Cypress and Guemes Islands.  Its 217 acres have been protected since 2010 by the San Juan Preservation Trust.

Explore the island’s forest, beaches, grassy meadows and lookouts on its very well-maintained trail system (easy, 3 mi, 200 ft elevation gain) on your own or with Stephanie who will identify the flora and fauna encountered.

Enjoy your picnic lunch with stunning vistas of the San Juan Islands, the Salish Sea, Mount Baker and the North Cascades.

Learn about the history of Vendovi and meet Elaina and TJ, the island caretakers, and find out why they love living on Vendovi.

 

other san juan islands vendovi hiking

 

Not included: lunch, gratuity

Small group size: 4 (min) – 12 Adventurers

What to bring and wear: backpack, lunch/snacks, water, comfortable tennis shoes, weather appropriate clothing, swim suit and towel (if you plan to take a dip to cool off on our hot summer days).

 

TESTIMONIALS

“Thanks again for the magical trip to Vendovi today…far exceeded my expectations….can’t wait to go on another adventure.” Mimi, Anacortes

“Vendovi Island is a very special place I will always remember.” Mary, Whidbey Island

San Juan Islands Hikes

TO SCHEDULE THIS ADVENTURE, PLEASE CALL US AT (360) 474-7479.  After setting the date, come back, click below and go to date to