Experience Anacortes in a new way with this interactive visitor’s guide! The app showcases incredible photography and video of some of the best ways to enjoy Fidalgo Island, plus interactive maps, itineraries, dining and lodging guides, festival information, weather, packing checklists, and so much more.
Learn more about kayaking, hiking, boating and yachting, the Washington State Ferry sailing schedule, and Deception Pass State Park. We’ll also give you an inside scoop about the outdoor, hand painted murals that tell the history of Fidalgo Island through the creativity of local artist Bill Mitchell.
Anacortes is located on Fidalgo Island, in the Pacific Northwest. Come explore the island getaway you can drive to, and stroll through our vibrant coastal community. It is conveniently situated halfway between Seattle and Vancouver BC and is the destination point for the San Juan Islands and International ferry runs for Washington State. All within walking distance you'll find casual cafes to elegant dining, quirky to sophisticated shopping, art galleries to antique shops and unique accommodations. Whether you are planning a day trip or a vacation, Anacortes has something for everyone.