Outdoor Burn Ban Lifted In Skagit County
Effective September 6, 2016, and until further notice, residential yard and land-clearing fires are permitted in unincorporated Skagit County... [Read more]


Remembering Gordon Coey


Remembering Reese Pair
The Pairs started coming to Guemes in 1965. They stayed at “Charlie’s,” or camped on the beach if a cabin wasn’t available. They came to the island on weekends and holidays...until they built a retirement home in 2001. [Read more]


A Safe Path From Ferry To Park: Tell Us Your Story
"We all use Guemes Island Road and many of us have experienced safety challenges or actual mishaps on this stretch of the road...Share your story." [Read more]


Remembering Jo Martin
Jo... spent well over 30 years, combined, as an Elementary Educator both in Wisconsin and Washington...She met and married the love of her life Charles L. Martin in Seattle on March 26, 1982. They celebrated 34 years of marriage... [Read more]


Remembering Jane Read
Bill and Jane loved the Northwest and vowed to stay here after the war ended. To insure they would have a place to live after the war, they purchased 10 acres and a small home on Guemes Island, sight unseen, in 1945... [Read more]


Ferry Fueling Schedule


2016 Deer Hunting Season, Guemes Island


Skagit County Notices of Development Application


Guemes Island Property Sales  LAST SALE: 9.12.16

From Our Island Organizations