How To Get Here – San Juan Island

San Juan Island

Discovery Sea Kayaks is located in Friday Harbor on San Juan Island. The store front is an easy walk from the ferry on the main street of Friday Harbor at 260 Spring St. The shop is in the heart of Friday Harbor near the local grocery store Kings Market, Coffee Shops and Restaurants.

Having a physical location offers a great opportunity to interface with the owners of Discovery Sea Kayaks. We can also store your luggage while you out on your tour.

If you have further question on how to get here please contact us.

Options From Seattle


Westwind Aviation

provides a private flight charter service from Boeing Field in Seattle.  Westwind offers packages deals on flights for those going kayaking with Discovery Sea Kayaks.  If you have a small group and want to get to the island quickly with scenic view of the Puget Sound, San Juan Islands, Cascade and Olympic Mountains. Then this is a great option and it is very affordable with a small group.


Kenmore Air

operates out Boeing Field and is the easiest flight to catch to San Juan Island from Sea – Tac airport.  Kenmore provides ground transportation to its facility at Boeing Field.  The flight time is around 35 minutes.  You will get a great view of Seattle and the Puget Sound as you head north to San Juan Island.  The views of the San Juan Islands make the flight worth the cost of flying.  Plus you might get a bonus view on a clear day of Mt Rainier or Mt Baker.  If you prefer an even more unique arrival to San Juan.  Check out Kenmore’s Seaplane service from Seattle.


Washington State Ferry

terminal in Anacortes Washington is the departure point for San Juan Island.  If you are leaving Seattle make sure to plan for at least 2.5 hours of driving.  Traffic on I-5 can be heavy so try not to leave during rush hour to make the ferry.  REMEMBER it is advised to arrive at least 2 hours prior to the scheduled departure time for the ferry if you plan on driving on the ferry with your car.  If your plan is to walk on and pay for parking at the ferry terminal, the you can arrive within a half hour of the scheduled ferry departure time.  If you are just coming over for the day to kayak, we recommend walking on the ferry.