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Westwind Aviation

740 Airport Circle Dr, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7189
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Great way to see the islands

This was a great chance to see all the islands from a different perspective! We enjoyed our pilot... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Jverp
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Buffalo, Wyoming, United States
Scenic Flight of the San Juan Islands - Well worth ever penny!!

We flew the Cessna 172 this past weekend (10/15/17) and it was an amazing experience. Will was very... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
esposaguzman1
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Kent, Washington
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Westwind Aviation provides air charter and scenic flights in and around the San Juan Islands. Day trips from Seattle allow you a whale watch, kayaking or sailing adventure and return to Seattle the same afternoon. And a scenic flight in the San Juan's is unforgettable. It's only 40 air minutes from Seattle. Special tour rates for groups of 2-11.
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740 Airport Circle Dr, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7189
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a great chance to see all the islands from a different perspective! We enjoyed our pilot sharing his knowledge of the islands.

Thank Jverp
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We flew the Cessna 172 this past weekend (10/15/17) and it was an amazing experience. Will was very informative and shared current and historical information throughout the flight. We were able to see the orca whales, dolphins, sea lions, Mt. Baker, Glacier Peak, Mt. Shasta...More

Thank esposaguzman1
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

We chartered Westwind to fly us to Glacier Peak, Lime Ridge and Image Lake. Our backpacking days are long over and this was the only way we'd see these very special places again We flew in a small Cessna which was the perfect plane for...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited Orcas Island for the first time this past weekend (May 2017). Wanting to get a good overview of the area we opted for a scenic flight. Westwind Aviation went out of their way to accommodate us by picking us up on Orcas Island....More

Thank Cindy C
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

My husband and I visited Orcas Island on our summer vacation this past July. This island had been on my "bucket list" for some time, but the logistics of getting there always outweighed the idea of a relaxing vacation. After a long flight from PHL...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Aug, 12, 2016 we had the best time on our scenic flight over the chain of the San Juan Islands with our most capable pilot Marni. She was knowladgable of the history of the islands and had fun folk lore stories about many of them....More

1  Thank _bcko11
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Our pilot "Will" took us on an amazing 2 hour air adventure exploring the San Juan Islands an 13,000 ft Mount Baker in the Cascade range. Really really amazing and memorable. If you come to San Juan Island, a flight with Westwind is a must...More

Thank vossjv
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Excited to go on this adventure with my wife flying over the San Juan Islands. Appointment was set for 2 pm. It was set forward at the last moment to 3 PM. I wasn't given a reason why, but no big deal. Arrived on site...More

Thank CUlater10
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

Take a scenic flight with Westwind Aviation if you can! We did the 45 minute scenic flight out of Friday Harbor Airport the first morning we were on the island and got a beautiful look at the San Juans from the air. Really gave us...More

1  Thank floridagal2015
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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Last weekend, my friend surprised me with a fun getaway to the San Juans! Rather than spend hours traveling to Friday Harbor, he contacted Westwind and we were up and away in 35 minutes!! The flight was smooth, the pilots were professional and friendly, and...More

Thank Erin C
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