The weather may not be perfect for summer here in the Northwest but the gray skies made for a beautiful photograph. If you are a bird watcher…. even better. This Heron was spotted in Useless Bay which is only a 10 minute drive from the Boatyard Inn
Seems like a perfect day for a picnic at the beach. Find a pretty spot and practice doing nothing much today! We do it well here on Whidbey Island. We’ll show you how!!
Catch your own crab or buy them right here at the Langley Dock. Stay the night at the Boatyard Inn and we’ll show you how to clean and cook them. What a better way to spend a fabulous evening on your private balcony overlooking the Saratoga Passage while enjoying ‘fresh’ crab for dinner. Yummm……
It’s that time of year again for two of our favorite things. Fireworks and Crab. Get your crab pot baited because this Friday July 1st is Opening day for crabbing here in the Puget Sound. Friday afternoon is the Second Street Market. Head on over to Second street between 3 – 7 pm for [...]
LUIS ACOSTA / AFP/GETTY IMAGES The past few weeks the Gray Whales have been spotted off the shores of Whidbey Island. It’s feeding time here and can be an amazing site to see. Some of the best viewings are from Langleys waterfront park. You can even spot them from the front decks of the Boatyard [...]
Great for bird watchers who don’t want to leave their rooms. Just enjoy from your balcony…. Or from the comfort of your sofa looking out to the Saratoga Passage They are so much fun to watch…..
The weather is ideal for beach walks. When it’s stormy the wind and waves can wash up treasures Miles of beautiful sandy beaches Just waiting for you….. and such a short distance from Seattle When was the last time you played in the sand?
AN AFTERNOON WITH JOHN JORGENSON at WICA, Jan. 9 John Jorgenson is known as one of the pioneers of the American gypsy jazz movement. He has performed as a solo artist as well as collaborated with other musicians all over the world. His articles and lessons on Gypsy Jazz have appeared in prominent guitar magazines [...]
Our local Sue Frause wrote a wonderful piece about the Holidays on Whidbey Island for a Seattle based site called Crosscut which you can see here called Home for the Holidays ~ Island Style Get out of the city for a couple days to renew and refresh over this holiday season. What a great time [...]
One of our favorite things to do on a clear day is Hike Ebeys Landing The views are amazing Olympic Mountain Range Shipping Lanes The beautiful farm lands Come to Whidbey and experience Ebey’s Landing