Coffee

Coffee

We now have Boatyard Inn Coffee Mugs for sale.    Stop by… have a Latte at the beach and pick one up!

Fish

Fish

There’s something fishy going on at the Boatyard Inn

Blue Heron

Blue Heron

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!!

Crab Season 2011..... it's here!

Crab Season 2011….. it’s here!

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……

Happy 4th of July & the opening of Crabbing season

Happy 4th of July & the opening of Crabbing season

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 [...]

The Gray Whales are back....

The Gray Whales are back….

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 [...]

Birds from Balconies

Birds from Balconies

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…..

Come play in the Sand

Come play in the Sand

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?

Start off the New Year with music

Start off the New Year with music

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 [...]