Friday Harbor is a town situated in San Juan County WA, United States. In 2010 its population was 2,160. The total area of Friday Harbor is 2.16 ml2 (5.59 km2). Located on San Juan Island, the town is the major commercial center of San Juan Islands archipelago and the county seat of San Juan County.
The primary connection of Friday Harbor to mainland is via Washington State Ferries, sailing between the town and Anacortes WA several times per day. Friday Harbor is also reached via ferry from Sidney BC, on Washington State Ferries' international route. The service is available only seasonally (May through October).
Friday Harbor Airport offers limited airline service. It is also served by daily float plane scheduled services out of the downtown pier to Lake Union seaplane terminal in Seattle. Seasonal passenger ferry service is offered from Seattle, Bellingham and Port Townsend to Friday Harbor. There are bicycles, mopeds, taxis and shuttles on the island for rent.
An interesting fact is that Friday Harbor is featured as default starting point in the famous computer game Microsoft Flight Simulator X. The town is the location for 1966 feature film 'Namu, the Killer Whale', based on a true story, and also the setting for the film Practical Magic (1998), and is featured in the film 'Pirate for the Sea', a film about the co founder of Greenpeace and founder and president of Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Paul Watson. Friday Harbor is the setting of 2012 Hallmark Film named 'Christmas with Holly', as well as the setting of the novel 'Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor' by Lisa Kleypas.
Highlights: San Juan Islands, Whale Museum
The Friday Harbor cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington.
If you lose the Friday Harbor location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Friday Harbor cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, Washington. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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29 March, 2017