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Welcome to Deer Harbor ...

Deer Harbor is located on Orca Island.

Deer Harbor is located in San Juan County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Deer Harbor: Deer Hbr. (or less commonly used: Deer Harb. or Deer Hrbr.)

Time Zone: Deer Harbor lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Deer Harbor is located in the (360) area code.

Communities near Deer Harbor ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Deer Harbor.

  • Oak Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Bay
    • Oak Bay lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southwest of Deer Harbor
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Bay came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Bay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Bay<4>
  • Anacortes [Skagit County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anacortes
    • Anacortes [Skagit County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the southeast of Deer Harbor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anacortes
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anacortes<4>
  • Sidney
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sidney
    • Sidney lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the west of Deer Harbor
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sidney came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<3>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sidney
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sidney<4>
  • Friday Harbor [San Juan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friday Harbor
    • Friday Harbor [San Juan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Deer Harbor
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,544 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friday Harbor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Friday Harbor<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Shaw Island [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shaw Island
      • Shaw Island [San Juan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Deer Harbor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shaw Island
    • Waldron [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waldron
      • Waldron [San Juan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Deer Harbor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldron
    • Eastsound [San Juan County]
    • Roche Harbor [San Juan County]
    • Argyle [San Juan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argyle
      • Argyle [San Juan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south of Deer Harbor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argyle
    • Olga [San Juan County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Deer Harbor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Deer Harbor.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Deer Harbor. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Deer Harbor.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Deer Harbor. See our Newspapers Page for Deer Harbor.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deer Harbor ...

Looking for more information about Deer Harbor? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Deer Harbor, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Deer Harbor.

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About San Juan County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Deer Harbor. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for San Juan County: www.co.san-juan.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including San Juan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Deer Harbor) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Deer Harbor. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Deer HarborOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deer Harbor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6287, Longitude: -122.9986    
<3>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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