One of the best places in the world to view orcas in the wild close up is Lime Kiln Point State Park. It is one of their favorite foraging grounds and they often come with yards of shore due to the deep water.
Take a ferry - Try an over-water crossing past glaciers on the Alaska Marine Highway, beyond the lighthouse-studded islands of the Outer Banks, in the shadow of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco Bay, or under the nose of Lady Liberty from Manhattan.
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La Conner is a small town of 900 residents built on the banks of the Swinomish Channel which leads to the Salish Sea. The channel gives La Conner much of its color and atmosphere, a distinct seaside ambiance that comes …