Lopez Island is a laidback destination where natural beauty is all around. With the mountain ranges in the distance and a host of forests, bays and beaches, this spot in the San Juan Islands is the perfect getaway. Get out exploring with miles of hiking and biking trails in a place where the local residents are famous for being friendly and welcoming -- make sure you wave back and pass on the good vibes! There are a lot of fun activities to enjoy on the island that the whole family will love. Lopez Village is where you will find the favorite Holly B’s Bakery and café, as well as restaurants that boast local farm foods and vineyards and wineries.
Top things to do in Lopez Island include the Shark Reef Sanctuary. Here, you can wander through the forest and admire the views form the rocky shoreline. Keep an eye out for seals and sea lions also! Vacationers love to explore in Spencer Spite State Park and go hiking and mountain biking on two-miles worth of trails. You can go boating, swimming and fishing too, or simply relax on the beach and bird watch. Iceberg Point is a fantastic trail that takes you along the coast where you can see everything from eagles to whales.
Summer time is best to visit Lopez Island. The warm weather and little rain means you can get outdoors and enjoy everything Mother Nature has to offer.