During your two hour cruises for up to six people, we will leave from Oak Harbor marina head around the north end of Penn Cove. Be on the lookout for Orca, Dolls Porpoise, seals and many marine birds. We will travel past some of the first buildings on Whidbey, built in the late 1800’s. We will then get a boat side view of the Penn Cove muscle farm before passing by historic Coupeville, the second oldest town in Washington and the oldest county seat. From there we pass Lovejoy, Long, and Snatelum points on our way back to Oak Harbor with views of Mt. Baker and Mt. Rainer when they choose to graces us with their presence.
During your three hour cruises we can see all the sights of the two hour cruise with time to stop for dinner at the historic Captain Whidbey Inn (boat in Apr to Oct tides permitting), or the infamous Toby’s Tavern (the oldest continuously operating tavern in Washington) or if you wish many of the other restaurants or shops in Coupeville before returning to Oak Harbor.
During your four hour cruise we can head out from Oak Harbor headed around Penn Cove over toward Camano then turn back toward Whidbey and through Crescent Harbor on the way back to the marina All of which provide beautiful views and ample opportunities for photography and wild life viewing.
Longer full day trips are available up into the San Juan Islands or Anacortes. Please let us know what works for you. Boat in and explore further on our paddle boards? Is it a wedding proposal in a quiet cove that you are looking for? A surprise date night? Site seeing with family or friends? Do you just want to drift around on a boat with a glass of wine? We are here to share our love of Whidbey’s waterways with you to make your trip fun and memorable.