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Orcas Swim Under Kayaks with Sea Quest Kayak Tours

Orcas Swim Under Kayaks with Sea Quest Kayak Tours

Picture yourself paddling serenely through the pristine waters of the San Juan Islands with Sea ...

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Best Time to Spot Whales on a San Juan Islands Kayak Tour

Whale watching in the San Juan Islands is a bucket list item for many adventure ...

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Orca Calf Stranded in Canadian Lagoon for Over a Month Successfully Swims to Freedom

ZEBALLOS, BC — In a heartening turn of events, Kʷiisaḥiʔis, a 2-year-old orca calf stranded ...

DECEASED BC KAYAKERS LOCATED OFF WASHINGTON STATE COAST AFTER DISAPPEARANCE

Deceased BC Kayakers Located Off Washington State Coast after Disappearance

In a tragic development, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) confirmed on Wednesday that two ...

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First Humpback Whale Calf of the Year Spotted Near Washington Island: Watch as It Swims Alongside Its Mother

In the vast expanse of the Salish Sea off Washington, the inaugural sighting of the ...

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Women’s Kayak Tours in the San Juan Islands – Sisterhood

Nestled in the pristine waters of the Pacific Northwest, the San Juan Islands offer a ...

Hidden Toxins Threaten Orca Whales in the San Juan Islands

We are enjoying an excellent summer for whale-watching kayak tours in the San Juan Islands. ...

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Whale’s Gift Restores Kayakers’ Spirits Christmas Day in the San Juan Islands

The current was weakening towards slack – the moment between tides when the sea becomes ...

The History of Sea Kayaking – Sea Quest Kayak Tours/San Juan Islands

Sea kayaking is a technology that is at least 4,000 years old. Peoples of the ...

San Juan Kayak Guides’ Vacation to Washington’s Remotest Island

What do kayak guides in the San Juan Islands do on their day off? Go ...

The Amazing Society of Killer Whales and Similarities to Kayakers in the San Juan Islands

The ocean is a deep and dark place. Haro Strait, our primary kayak tour route ...

Orca Whale Spyhops to Examine a Kayak Tour

Orca Whales Return to Kayaking Routes along San Juan Island, Washington

We’ve been enjoying numerous whale watching encounters on our kayak tours in the San Juan ...

Killer Whale Satellite Tagging in Washington Puts Endangered Species at Risk

The controversial satellite tagging of killer whales in Washington has ended for 2013. We have ...

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Sea Kayaking Guide Employment & Office Jobs Available in 2023

Can you think of a more rewarding summer job than guiding sea kayak tours in ...

August Sightings Report: Orca Whale Kayaking Tours from Friday Harbor, Washington

August is an excellent month for orca whale watching on our kayak tours in the ...

Guest Review: Sunset Kayak Tour Made Our Trip to San Juan Islands Spectacular!

I booked the sunset kayak tour several months ago using the online booking system. The ...

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Orca Whales Prevent Shark Attacks on Kayaks in the San Juan Islands

The San Juan Islands would seem to be an ideal habitat for great white sharks, ...

San Juan Islands Kayaking Tours – Keeping it Pure & Simple!

Being the first company on San Juan Island to provide kayak tours using professional standards, ...

Orca Whale Darting Begins Badly in the San Juan Islands of Washington

Our last blog entry discussed the dangers from a new study that involves dart tagging ...

San Juan Islands Killer Whales at Risk to New Invasive Darting Study

A new orca whale research project for the San Juan Islands of Washington has just ...

Birding Washington’s San Juan Islands: Bluebirds Return After 40 Year Absence

Bluebirds used to be a favorite of San Juan Island bird watchers as their bright ...