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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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Orcas Island Whale Watching
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Anacortes Whale Watching
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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.
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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54 Hunt Rd, Smugglers Villa Resort, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9734
+1 360-376-3711
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank Alana G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank dluxe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My teenage son and I kayaked from Orcas. The guide was great and the trip was fun and informative. We'd definitely go again.

Thank Shelly M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone was so nice and helpful. Can not wait to do it again. I would recommend everyone to check them out.

Thank melindadormaier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago


Thank bigdream1956
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As promised, we saw orca whales!! This was an amazing experience to see such beautiful creatures in their habitat. Our navigator/guide was very informative and knowledgable. The only negative are the laws that do not allow you to get super close to the whales, but...More

Thank Krista G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago


Thank Wes C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sea kayaking from Orcas should be on everyone's bucket list. Our guide was full of information on the local wildlife and history, and you could tell she genuinely loved her job. Highly recommend bringing your water proof camera or cell phone for pictures (they do...More

Thank tmorgan17
Reviewed 14 January 2018


Thank Mariah F
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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.
27 September 2016|
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Response from CaptainBeau | Property representative |
Hello, We offer the Sucia Ferry from Orcas Island to Sucia Island from April through October, but if we do not have a regular ferry scheduled on the date you want to go we can always run a private water taxi for you. Please... More
Nancy M
6 September 2016|
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Response from etardray | Reviewed this property |
At times we were seeing two different pods (one at a distance) on either side of the boat. We saw over 25 whales (orcas) on our trip. First saw the ladies, then the males. (I guess the travel separately?) And saw two... More