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Updates from Roche Harbor

San Juan Salute – April 2022

May 2, 2022

Written by Jack Riley Another month has come and gone.  Is it just me or did April fly by?  This past month was a mix of emotions here on San Juan Island, as it is always an exciting time with anticipation of a busy summer, yet there was also sadness and the loss of iconic buildings and businesses in town. [...]

San Juan Salute – March 2022

April 4, 2022

Welcome back and thank you for checking out our second installment of our reinvigorated blog’s monthly recap.  We’ve been brainstorming a creative and fitting name for this piece and have settled on the title of San Juan Salute.  “San Juan,” as this will be a monthly feature for goings-on all around San Juan Island, and “Salute” for the unique ties [...]

Roche Harbor Recap – February 2022

February 28, 2022

Greetings from Roche Harbor!  It gives us great pleasure to announce that we are reviving our blog.  We aim to bring unique and personal content to you from our slice of paradise, San Juan Island, WA.  A cornerstone facet of our reinvigorated blog is to present a monthly recap, featuring a variety of images from the goings-on all around the [...]

Spring Dining at McMillin’s Dining Room

April 7, 2021

Our chefs are back at it! Spring is here and with it comes a welcome expanded dining experience at our fine dining restaurant, McMillin’s Dining Room. Many of the menu items were originally introduced this past fall, but due to mandated closures the restaurant was only able to serve their new dishes for a matter of days. Recently emerging on […]

March Operations Update

March 14, 2021

After many chilly months it’s finally starting to feel like spring. More sunshine sure is nice We put together the following video with updates from staff across the resort to keep you informed with what is going on at the resort and also a few exciting upcoming dates for reopening as we enter phase 3 operations in a little over […]

Fried Chicken at the Lime Kiln Café

January 25, 2021

If you have ever been to the Lime Kiln Cafe, you know how delicious the dishes this local gem serves up are. With changes to our F&B operations due to statewide safety restrictions on indoor dining, we have moved all dining service to the Lime Kiln, including our beloved evening pizza & fried chicken program. Available daily from 4 to […]

Exotic Deer of Spieden Island

November 11, 2020

Not far from Roche Harbor is a unique island that is home to some very unique animals. Spieden Island, a narrow island nearly 3 miles wide, is just north of San Juan Island and has quite the storied history. Though currently a private island with no public access, the island had an era as an exotic game hunting ground in […]

Fall in Roche Harbor

October 29, 2020

Fall on San Juan Island means lots of beautiful autumn colors. For those that were worried about traveling in the midst of the summer tourism season in Washington, the fall is a great time for an island excursion before the dark days of winter arrive. Around the resort there are many trees which sport red leaves for the month of […]