Local Area Information and Web Sites

VAQ-129 is located about as far northwest as you can go in the Continental United States before reaching Canada. Oak Harbor is a city of almost 23,000 people, and located about 1 1/2 hours north of Seattle, Washington and 2 hours south of Vancouver, British Columbia. For those of you who like big city life, these are great places to visit and not too far away. During the summer, western Washington offers some of the most beautiful scenery in the nation, with many local, state and national parks available. During the winter months, western Washington offers snow sports throughout the Cascade and Olympic Mountains.

Military Links

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  • NAS Whidbey Island
  • NAS Housing / Personal Property
  • Fleet and Family Support Center
  • Military One Source
  • TRI Care
  • Civilian Links

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  • City of Oak Harbor
  • Oak Harbor School District
  • City of Anacortes
  • Anacortes School District
  • City of Coupeville
  • Coupeville School District
  • Whidbey News Times
  • Washington State Living