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Outer Island Expeditions

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54 Hunt Rd, Smugglers Villa Resort, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9734
+1 360-376-3711
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30 and 12 Passenger Orca Whale and Wildlife Trips. Our Small Fast Boats get you up-close and personal with the region's famous Orca Whales! We see whales on about 97% of our tours! Join us for a group trip or you can customize your own private charter and add fishing, kayaking, island hopping, and more.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“whale watching” (85 reviews)
“sea lions” (41 reviews)
“saw orcas” (19 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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54 Hunt Rd, Smugglers Villa Resort, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9734
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+1 360-376-3711
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"whale watching"
in 85 reviews
"sea lions"
in 41 reviews
"saw orcas"
in 19 reviews
"great trip"
in 35 reviews
"captain paul"
in 15 reviews
"transient orcas"
in 14 reviews
"point doughty"
in 16 reviews
"see whales"
in 17 reviews
"these guys"
in 22 reviews
"pods of orcas"
in 10 reviews
"killer whales"
in 12 reviews
"fish"
in 33 reviews
"boat ride"
in 12 reviews
"knew where"
in 8 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 13 reviews
"return trip"
in 7 reviews
"smaller boat"
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

This was by far one of the best days of my trip that I had in Washington! Our crew was amazing with Captain Paul and Katie as they were very funny and engaging with everyone on board. We witnessed a humpback whale breach fully out...More

Thank Molly C
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

*BEST* WHALE WATCHING EXPERIENCE *** E V E R ***!!!!! We were lucky enough to be able to observe both resident and transient orcas. The transients were working together to hunt for food and we saw them hunt and share food. Then, they got playful...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We chartered a boat for the day and our captain Sky took us through the islands. He was super knowledgeable and brought us to some really cool spots that were very private and fun to explore. We will definitely be doing this again!!

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We took the afternoon trip with Benson as captain and learned a lot of interesting things in addition to seeing several lazy (sleeping) members of Jpod. We also saw seals and about a dozen juvenile and adult bald eagles snacking on a seal carcass as...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

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Alfred G
6 August 2018|
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Response from TroySea | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't, but since you are from Florida you might want to layer with thin windbreaker and/or long sleeve shirt that can be removed as you warm up especially if you are starting early in morning.
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shrija n
26 July 2018|
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Response from Dixie W | Reviewed this property |
We left the dock at 10 and they picked us up on the island at 3.
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Roberta J
31 May 2017|
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Response from Adeline K | Reviewed this property |
There are no buses but if you are just going for the day there is a cab service. It is not walkable from the ferry.
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