Lopez Islander Resort Activities
Dining and Dancing
The Lopez Islander Restaurant serves some of the best food on the islands. Have a look at our fine dining menu page. We also offer up good fun in the Tiki lounge. Often during the summer months there is live music on the weekends.
Pool & Jacuzzi
The new Islander pool is seasonally heated and centrally located. The new jacuzzi room is right there to relax and enjoy along with our new showers. Our new pool and pool facilities guarantee you and your family will have a fun, enjoyable time playing in the water.
Gym & Massage
Our new Gym is available for a small day charge at the Islander. Stay fit, feel good, use our modern workout room. Get Details
Did you know we now have On-Site Massages and Spa Treatments? Get Details
Lopez Island Activities
The Lopez Island Golf Course offers great island golf. The 9 hole course is open to the public when no member events are scheduled. Why not make golf a part of your visit to Lopez. Visit the Lopez Island Golf Club web site for hours, fees, and schedule of events.
Location - right next to the airport, a twenty minute walk from the Lopez Islander Resort; or a short drive or bike ride. Type 589 Airport Rd, Lopez Island, WA 98261 in Google maps to see a map.
Both locals and visitors enjoy golfing on Lopez Island. They even have clubs to use.
Lopez Bicycle Works
The largest bicycle rental fleet in the San Juans. The San Juanís oldest bicycle shop has been meeting the retail and rental needs of bicyclists since 1978.
The Lopez Islandís rolling terrain and picturesque scenery make this the best place to ride a bicycle. Lopez is the "flattest" of the San Juan Islands with 33 miles of bike routes...and plenty of local hospitality!
Reservations and information: 1-360-468-2847
Web site: Lopezbicycleworks.com
Lopez Island Community Tennis Courts
The tennis courts are located at Lopez School and are available to anyone wishing to play tennis. The courts are owned and maintained by the Association and are solely supported by contributions through membership in LICTA. Many of our Association members are not tennis players, but consider the courts an important and attractive asset for our community and guests
Visit the website at: www.licta.org
Lopez Island Vineyards
Lopez Island Vineyards is a small, family run, community owned business, producing quality wines on Lopez Island.
We use unique grape varieties, organically grown in our estate vineyards, as well as grapes grown by the Crawford Family Vineyard in Yakima Valley. We strive to maintain a sustainable use of our environment, our local economy, and our community.
Wine tasting April through December, call for times: 360-468-3644
Web site: Lopez Island Vineyards
Lopez Island Shopping & Galleries
There are many places to shop and galleries to view on Lopez Island. Discover the variety of specialty shopping on the island including: books, art, clothing, gourmet foods, outdoor markets, and more.
The Lopez Farmers Market is open on Saturdays from 10AM to 2PM from May to September.
See the directory on the Chamber website at: www.lopezisland.com.
Lopez Island is rich with places to hike. remote beaches, hilltops, hidden lakes. Our many parks and public lands offer both beach trails and wooded scenic trails. The hikes on Lopez Island lead to spectacular views of island shorelines, mountains and sparkling waters. There are as many choices to choose from.
We recommend you get the Map & Guide of Lopez Island from the Lopez Island Chamber of Commerce (view map). Our many parks and public lands offer both beach trails and wooded scenic trails. The hikes in the San Juan Islands lead to spectacular views of island shorelines, mountains and sparkling waters. From National Historical Parks, State and County Parks to nature reserves, there are as many choices as forks in the trail. See more info below.
Lopez Island has the most county parks of all the islands. There's Odlin Park with its wide sandy beach, Shark Reef Sanctuary for a quiet walk through the woods to spectacular rocky coast with views of Cattle Point on San Juan Island. Spencer Spit State Park has plenty of trails and beach access in a great woodsy setting.
There are also beach and hiking access trails available on Land Bank and BLM properties.
For more details on parks, see the Chamber website: www.lopezisland.com
Kayaking is available right at the Lopez Islander Resort for you to learn and enjoy.
Experience the magic of the islands by renting a kayak for an hour or a week, getting outfitted for a multi-day kayak adventure, or joining our naturalist-led guided kayak excursions. Link to the Kayak center
Kemore Seaplane arrives from Kenmore, Meydenbauer Bay, or Lake Union in Seattle several times a day to the Lopez Islander Bay Resort. What a great way to see the beautiful Northwest.
Kenmore Air, one of the largest and most respected seaplane airlines in the world. Operating a fleet of 25+, Kenmore logs over 2.5 million air miles annually, and carries more than 125,000 passengers. Link to the Kenmore web site.
Sailing is available to learn or enjoy at Lopez Islander Resort. The San Juan Islands offer great sailing conditions for much of the year with their light channel breezes. The weather in the summer is quite mild with much sun.
The Lopez Island Family Resource Center offers at the Islander Resort three kinds of boats for learning to sail, or for having fun sailing.
Cruise Fisherman Bay
Cruise Fisherman Bay by renting the Islander 12 foot Livingston boat and motor
Set crab pots on fisherman Bay while renting the Islander 12 Livingston with motor, (crab pots available to rent from the Islander)
Harmony Charters is moored in the Islander marina. The fabulous yacht Countess, can be chartered for lunch cruises, for touring around Lopez Island, or by the day or week.
Countess is the yacht to charter to travel the pristine San Juan Islands with their romantic scenes and beautiful views. And don't forget, you gourmet food along the way. Link to Harmony Charter
Outer Island Expeditions Whale Watching Tours
Serving all the San Juan Islands with launches from: Orcas Island, Semiahmoo Resort in Blaine, and soon Lopez Island.
Outer Island Expeditions offers high quality, unforgettable marine experiences in the San Juan Islands of Washington State. We offer tours starting from both Blaine / Birch bay and Orcas Island.
We boast the highest sighting rating of any company in the San Juans for both Spring Gray Whale and Summer Orca sightings. We spot orca or gray whales on almost 95% of our trips! We head deep into Canadian waters and out into the Straights of Georgia and Juan de Fuca when necessary.
Outer Island Expeditions
The stafff at the Lopez Islander Resort can help arrange your tour.
Take a day trip to Friday Harbor where you can find shops, restaurants, galleries, and a movie theater! The ferry dock is at the foot of Spring Street (left), the main drag in Friday Harbor. There are many things to do within easy walking distance. We can drive our guests to the ferry in our van and pick them up on their return. Or you can take your car and explore San Juan Island's many parks and historical sites.
Or take a day trip to Orcas Island. You can walk onto the ferry and take the Orcas shuttle from the ferry into Eastsound to visit shops. We can drive our guests to the ferry in our van and pick them up on their return. Or you can take your car and explore Orcas Island - go to the top of Mount Consitution to see a fabulous view (right)- you can even see Mount Rainier on a clear day! Visit the quaint town of Olga, hike Turtleback Mountain, and much more.
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