Summertime camping is a pleasure not to be missed on Orcas Island. Washington State parks and several local resorts offer tent and RV campgrounds as well as tent cabins. Obstruction Pass State Park is a great place to enjoy primitive camping by the beach, and is even suitable for boating campers to utilize with ease. Trailer rentals are available and camping supplies can be purchased in Eastsound.
Moran State Park offers numerous camping options with three primary campgrounds around Cascade Lake and one campground at Mountain Lake. Sites are available for RV parking, primitive camping, and newly available glamping experiences. Enjoy the natural wonders of the Pacific Northwest in the San Juan Islands of Washington State.
Visit our Lodging and Vacation Rental pages for other great places to stay on Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands.
Indralaya is both a sanctuary and a dynamic community engaged in an ongoing experiment in theosophical living and study. We honor and work with nature, and aspire to live according to the principles of altruism, peaceful engagement with the world (ahimsa), tolerance, conscious simplicity, love, and the pursuit of truth.
We are a private, walk-in campground on 80 wooded acres 5 minutes walk north of Eastsound and beaches on beautiful Orcas Island. Full gauge antique railway on a 2-mile track, petting farm perfect for families. Wooded campsites are scattered throughout the back of the property, and meadows throughout the front where kids can run and play. The Lobby is stocked with outdoor lawn games, puzzles, books, and board games. The campground is walk-in only, we do not allow cars beyond the Lobby, so kids can play safely. We rent camping gear or bring your own. All tent rentals come with bedding, which includes sheets, pillow, a down comforter and a comfortable 4" foam sleeping pad or a queen sized bed. Also available for rent: camp chairs, hammocks, dinnerware, and butane stoves. Ice and firewood are for sale in the office.
Call (360) 376-2425, Eastsound, Orcas Island
Doe Island State Park is a quiet seven-acre marine moorage and camping park with 2,049 feet of saltwater shoreline just southeast of Orcas Island. Accessible only by boat, the park features views of the Salish Sea and the surrounding mountains and islands.
Call 360-376-2326, Olga, Orcas Island
Take the easy way out.® Our Glampground™ in the South End Campground of Moran State Park is where nature meets nurture. Enjoy a comfortable campout with our fully-outfitted canvas wall tents surrounded by 5,000 acres of wilderness. Endless hiking, biking, and lake adventures are all steps away, too.
Call 360-298-1684, Olga, Orcas Island
Orcas Outfitters offers outdoor clothing, footwear and gear for sports, travel, work, hunting, camping and fishing. feature brands such as The North Face, Mountain Hardware, Columbia, Prana, Merrell, Keen, Bogs, Carhartt, Red Wing, Levi's, and many more..
Call 360-376-9327, Eastsound, Orcas Island
A 57 acre forested preserve on the coast of Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands boasting a small, state owned recreation site used for marine mammal study, kayak and small boat camping, and outdoor education through nearby Camp Orkila. Accessible only by boat.
San Juan County Park is open for day use and overnight camping on San Juan Island. Reservations for Summer camping (May - September) are strongly recommended at this popular campground. See Camping for information on making reservations. This beautiful park, located on the west side of San Juan Island, includes rocky bluffs and gravel beaches that overlook Haro Strait with views to the Straits of San Juan de Fuca and Vancouver Island. Most sites have water views across an open meadow surrounded by trees. Park amenities include water, flush toilets, small picnic shelter, picnic tables, beach and boat launch. Click here to read about the park's "colorful, rich" history.
Call 360-378-8420, San Juan Island
West Beach Resort is located on the sunny and pristine west side of Orcas Island, Washington. We are a private destination resort specializing in providing guests with an authentic San Juan Islands getaway. We have been an Orcas Island lodging and hotel destination since 1938. Stay in our fully-equipped beachfront cabins & cottages on our world class walk-out, west-facing, sand/pebble beach and watch the sunset as you relive the day's adventures from your private beach fire pit.
Call 877-937-8224, Eastsound, Orcas Island