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Of things to do in Friday Harbor All Aboard Sailing offers a unique experience - to charter a traditional wood boat and day sail with whales. Daily, yearly close to nature encounters can include watching and listening to the sounds of Orcas whales...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Slip 16 Spring Street Landing, Port of Friday Harbor, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We sailed out of Friday Harbor and sailed slow and gently through the passes to meet a small pod of Orcas. It was wonderful. We also followed that up with some Humpback sightings. We had an absolute blast. So relaxing and enjoyable. All 6 of...More

Thank Brent N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain David and Barb put together a superb trip for our group and I highly recommend spending a day aboard their beautiful sailing ship (go for the full day if you can). They go above and beyond to spot orcas, eagles, sealions, seals, birds and...More

Thank teclaris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only are the San Juan Islands spectacularly beautiful, but David and Barbara are exceptionally knowledgeable about the islands, sailing, wildlife and whales, and the conservation efforts required to protect these majestic animals. We had an absolutely amazing day! Plus, Captain Barbara is also a...More

Thank CO_Middletons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent an amazing day sailing with David and Barbara. David made us feel completely safe - we were in good hands with him. Barbara was very knowledgeable, pointed out many sights, including eagles, humpbacks and orcas, and took amazing pictures. Both were friendly and...More

Thank rayandtina2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an absolutely incredible day with David and Barbara. We sailed north from Friday Harbor and saw two humpback whales, then met up with a "superpod" of dozens of the area's resident orcas! We were with them nearly all afternoon and evening as the...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 87 year old mother and our family were looking for trip that would be intimate, relaxing, and informative and David and Barbara provided exactly what we were looking for. Many of the trips we looked at online and discussed with friends seemed just the...More

Thank davidandmary96
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captains David and Barbara were the best of the best. We were initially hesitant to spend a full day on the boat, but it wound up being the highlight of our trip. We sailed with a pod of orcas and were given detailed descriptions about...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We went sailing on September 1, 2018 for the first time ever and WOW! Sailing with Captains David and Barbara aboard the Peniel was amazing! We had 6 adults in our party and we will each treasure this trip like no other. We saw so...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 8 September 2018

For everyone who wants to observe wildlife in their natural habitat with as little disturbance as possible. David and Barbara are very kind people with a very big heart for everything that lives around San Juan Islands. They know everything there is to know about...More

Thank Maria R
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

All Aboard Sailing is the best! Captain David and his wife, Barb, make a great team! There were only 6 of us, 2 other couples, plus David and Barb, on a beautiful sail boat (no motor noise) with comfortable bean bag chairs up front. We...More

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Jill B
4 July 2018|
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Response from David H | Property representative |
You can contact us through our web site - email is best as we're on the water pretty much every day Prices are on our web site. We give the option of chartering the full or paying per person and we sail with up to 6 paying... More
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bobbibenjamin
30 June 2018|
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Response from David H | Property representative |
Prices are on our web site. We give the option of chartering the full or paying per person and we sail with up to 6 paying passengers, full day - recommended for whales (approx.8 hour), half day (5 hour) and short(3) sails... More
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