The Olympic Peninsula and Washington Coast Places


Port Townsend

Boat Cruise

P. S. Express. This company has run summer speedboat connections between Port Townsend and Friday Harbor for nearly 30 years. The round-trips cost $85 to $95 May through September; boats depart from Port Townsend at 9, arriving in Friday Harbor at noon; the return trip departs from Friday Harbor at 2:30 and arrives back in Port Townsend at 5. Four-hour guaranteed-sighting whale-watching trips ($95) depart from Friday Harbor at 10 and 2:30 May–late September to view orcas (killer whales) and at 10 from mid-March–end April to see migrating gray whales ($85). Whale-watching trips are subject to a minimum number of passengers. 227 Jackson St., at the Point Hudson Marina, Port Townsend, WA, 98368. 360/385–5288.

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