Know Your Island Walk, Sat. March 26

This month’s Know Your Island Walk is a tour of the facilities and grounds of the University of Washington Marine Laboratories led by Michelle Herko and will include exploring the forest trail system. Saturday, March 26, 1:00-4:00 pm. Meet at the Labs … Continue reading →

Know Your Island Walk, Sat. Feb 27

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Celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the National Park Service with a hike up Mt. Finlayson. Last month we explored the original road on the island and this month we will get a good look at the newest road. Saturday, February … Continue reading →

Know your Islanders Talk, Feb. 1st

Two Islanders and their sons take on Olympic National Park Eric Adelberger and his son Kurt, and Val Veirs and his son Scott, hiked 50 miles or so in Olympic National Park. They backpacked from Hurricane Ridge (down and up … Continue reading →

Know Your Island Walk, Sat. Jan 23

Mike Vouri and Ken Arzarian will lead us on a search for the mysterious Military Road, the first road on San Juan Island. Saturday, January 23, 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Meet at the English Camp National Historic Park visitor lot … Continue reading →

Know Your Island Walk, Sat. Sept. 26

Meet Jerald Weaver, acting Superintendent of San Juan Island  National Historical Park, to walk at Mitchell Hill through cedar groves, Garry Oak woodland, and mossy balds. Hear about park plans for this area. Meet at English Camp main parking lot … Continue reading →

Discovering Our Island History

Discovering Our Island History

The public is invited to attend a presentation by the 2015 Burke Museum Roche Harbor Homestead Field School participants on Monday, August 24th, from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the San Juan Island Library meeting room. For the past week, 12 … Continue reading →