New! Island Specials for Runners and Friends!

Orcas Boardwalk on the Water Cottages:
25% discount on lodging for runners at one of their four cottages by the ferry.

The Blue Heron Bed and Breakfast:
We welcome runners and their families with a 20% discount with a 2 night minimum. Transportation and a “runners” breakfast made to order at a time personally selected to accommodate the race schedule. Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate anytime. Fresh baked cookies in the afternoons. Close to the ferry with beautiful water views from private decks. Free WIFI and pet friendly.
Blue Heron Bed and Breakfast / 982 Deer Harbor Rd. /  Eastsound, WA 98245  / 360-376-4198

Seastar Lofts:
Relax in your waterfront condo after the race, and rest up for the next! Beachy elegance on the shore -- the perfect launch for your island explorations! 20% "Friends & Family" discount for Triple Ripple participants. See The Captain's Suite at and Windward Studio at Want your own cottage? The charming Cottage-in-the-Barn at Dragonfly Farm is also available at Contact: or 360-507-5444.

Outlook Inn:
We'd like to offer Racers and their families a 20% discount on rooms at the Inn.  360-376-2200,,

Smuggler's Villa
Our 'Triple Ripple' special for 2 persons is $99 per night + tax/2 night minimum (reg. Rambler rate is $179/night). For 4 persons - just $129/night + tax/2 night minimum for a Rambler or $149/night + tax/2 night minimum for a Townhouse (regular rate is $199/night).  Or up to 6 persons in a 1200 sq ft Deluxe Townhouse for just $179/night + tax/2 night minimum! (Reg rate is $225/night.)
Smugglers is a no smoking/no pets property.  Please see our web page for more details and info: - mention The Ripple Special to reserve at these special rates.   Thanks! -Mike

Whalewatching with Deer Harbor Charters:
We'd like to offer $10 off per person/runner on our whale watch wildlife trips! -  Tom Averna,, 376-5989.

Dancing Deer Vacation Home:
We have vacancy at our vacation home "Dancing Deer" (3 bedroom/3 bath) for race weekend. Our home can be viewed at house #17836.  We will extend our 4 night special rate to 3-night renters.  Susan and Charles Stewart, 206-861-1220.

Pebble Cove Farm:
We can offer a 10% discount to anyone participating in the "Triple Ripple."  Best, Lydia Miller - 360-376-6161,

Orcas Spa & Athletics:
We at Orcas Spa & Athletics would like to offer runners a 10% discount on any 1 hr Massage, Facial or a Day Pass to the Gym.   Angela Douglas, Owner/CF L1Trainer / 360.376.6361, 888.894.8881

The Lodge on Orcas Island would like to welcome the Triple Ripple Runners and Friends with two special offers:
1. Pay our incredibly low rate for 2 nights and get the 3rd night free
2. Bring a friend, pay for 2 people and the 3rd person stays for no additional charge.

The Lodge offers a fully equipped kitchen for those who enjoy preparing their own food, making their own coffee, and enjoying a convivial, casual home atmosphere. We are clean, quiet, comfortable, and the most affordable accommodations in the San Juan Islands.  We look forward to serving you!

Swannie's Inn.  Romantic one-bedroom suite in 100-year-old Eastsound home available for special runners' rate of $75/night.
10% OFF SHOPWIDE!! (well… almost everything… a few small exceptions…)
OCTOBER 13 & 14, 2012

The San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau “Savor the San Juans” website has lodging and restaurant packages and events being added all the time (though not specific to runners or Orcas Island)