A year-round travel destination, the San Juan Islands have made a name for themselves with its temperate climate and nearly 247 days of sunshine. Outdoor enthusiasts and those looking for a relaxing getaway find pleasure in the inviting Island culture, nestled off of the Pacific Northwest coast.
San Juan Island is one of the 172 islands that make up the San Juan archipelago. Friday Harbor is San Juan Island's only town and is easily accessible by water or air. Scenic ferry rides and short flights from the mainland make it easy to explore. Once here, discover the rich, natural beauty of the Island. Take in the fresh Island air as you explore the beaches, hiking trails, docks and parks. Tour the Islands by kayak, sailboat or moped. Participate in a wildlife tour where you can spot several animals, including whales, seals and eagles. Stroll the town's shoreline shops, galleries and boutiques. Enjoy fresh seafood at a restaurant with breathtaking views of the ocean. Immerse yourself in the culture by enjoying a show at the community theatre or attending the farmers market and Island festivals.
PeaceHealth has been serving the communities of Northwest Washington since 1890 with PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center
in Bellingham. With a national reputation for quality patient care and safety outcomes, and deep experience in serving rural remote communities, PeaceHealth is pleased to extend this care to the Island communities through PeaceHealth Peace Island Medical Center. An industry leading 10-bed critical access hospital
, PeaceHealth Peace Island maintains advanced equipment and technology to provide vital on-Island care, including chemotherapy, short hospital stays and diagnostic imaging.