Things To Do

San Juan Island – Things To Do

Things to do San Juan Island: Whale WatchingWhale Watching & Wildlife Tours Known for respectful wildlife viewing.
San Juan Safaris

Kayaking – 3 hr, 5 hr & Overnight 2 – 5 day kayak trips. Known for professional guides and excellent equipment.
San Juan Outfitters

Ride the Bus Friday Harbor to Roche Harbor or Around the Island
San Juan Transit

Susie’s Mopeds and Car Rental
Explore San Juan Island at your leisure with a moped, scoot-car or car from Susie’s Mopeds, an island tradition since 1986. Let our professional and friendly staff help plan your island adventure and get you on your way. Pack your lunches and enjoy spectacular scenery of a full-day tour or head off to a specific location like the Whale Watch Park. We have hourly and daily rates, and two locations Friday Harbor and Roche Harbor.
Susie’s Mopeds and Car Rental

Island Studios
Do not miss this large collection of 200 island artists.San Juan Light House by Colleen Johansen
You are sure to find a gift or a keepsake. Located up Spring Street past the drug store.


San Juan Community Theater
San Juan Community Theatre is a state-of-the-art facility far exceeding expectations of what might be found on a remote island. The theatre offers a broad variety of high-quality, locally-produced events, as well as performances by renowned touring music, theatre and dance companies, and is active year-round. A short walk from the San Juan Island Vacation Rental Suites.
San Juan Community Theater

Spring Street Landing Aquarium
 Watch local marine life up close at the Spring St. Landing Aquarium, a 400-gallon saltwater tank displaying a variety of creatures such as sea cucumbers, tube worms, singing scallops, nudibranchs, sea stars, sea urchins and anemones. This is a great FREE attraction for kids. Details on these interesting animals are explained further on plaques and a notebook attached to the aquarium. Different species are added to the aquarium throughout the year, offering a unique experience each time people of all ages visit Spring Street Landing. Also, don’t miss taking a peek in an eel grass meadow. The ‘Eye in the Eel Grass’ is a live video feed of a patch of eel grass located in the shallows between Spring Street Landing and the ferry terminal. Located on the dock next to the ferry landing in the building with the clock on it.

San Juan Transit Bus Tours of San Juan Island
The tours are narrated. Ride to Lavender Farm, Whale Watch Park, Alpaca Ranch, English Camp, Island Museum of Art / Sculpture Park, San Juan Vineyards, Lakedale Resort and Roche Harbor.

The Art Huts at Roche Harbor
8 to 16 artists display their works end of June until labor day.
10 am to 4 pm Daily.

Lavendera Massage
offers a variety of massage and spa treatments. We also offer balancing energy work in our downtown Friday Harbor location on beautiful San Juan Island, Washington. You’ll find us next door to the lovely garden on the left side of Spring Street as you walk up from the ferry. A short walk up Spring Street.
Lavendera Massage

 Bicycle Rentals
Meat Machine Bike Rentals San Juan Island

Girlfriends Consignment
Men & women’s new and gently used clothing including designer labels. Formal and casual wear, business suites, jewelry, belts, purses, shoes, boots and so much more!  Only 3 blocks from the San Juan Island Vacation Rental Suites.

Paradise Lanes Bowling & Arcade
Air-conditioned Paradise Lanes and Games Arcade has eight lanes of bowling, three pool tables, air hockey and arcade video games. We also are the only games arcade for the “under-21” set in the islands. They have a good restaurant too, Cousin Vinnies Pizza.
Paradise Bowling Alley

Eddie & Friends Dog Park – leash free 1011 Mullis Street, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island. Across from the backside of the airport, next to the fire department.

Pets – Vet & Kennel This kennel is owned and run by a wonderful Vet Dr. Michelle Loftus. 
Animal Inn Wellness Center
San Juan Historical Museum
Price Street Friday Harbor – walk all the way up Spring Street. Turn right at the Friday Harbor Suites Hotel.

Resources for San Juan Island  Information
Guide to San Juans
San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce
San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau

Getting Married on San Juan Island
San Juan Wedding Events

Things to do near San Juan Island

Other Fun Activities
Canoe Island French Camp Youth learn French, kayaking and more
on Canoe Island