Guemes Ferry Haul-Out September 24 - October 14
The car ferry’s last run will occur Tuesday, September 23 at 8:30 pm. The vessel is scheduled to return to regular service Thursday, October 15 at 6 am... Arrow Launch will provide passenger-only service... [Read more]
Skagit Transit Service Schedule
Skagit Transit will provide shuttle service on Guemes Island to and from the ferry dock.
Garbage and Recycling Pickup
"Skagit County has hired a barge service to deliver garbage/recycle trucks to the Island... garbage pick-up on October 3 will be in the afternoon, and in the morning on October 10."
Ferry Haul-Out and Punch Card Expiration
"Due to the 21-day haul-out, the expiration dates on some vehicle and driver punch cards will be extended for 30 days past the stamped expiration date..." [Read more]
Parking "Please remember the parking lot at 6th Street and “K” Avenue has a 72-hour time limit, and the small parking lot inside the ferry terminal area has a 24-hour time limit. Oversize vehicles or vehicles with trailers are not allowed in either lot."
And be considerate of our neighbors in town. Yes, parking is tight but that doesn't excuse leaving our vehicles on someone's lawn.
Alternate Car Ferry Transportation
Need to get a vehicle on or off-island during the haul-out?
Beware Telephone Fraud Attempts
"On 9-6-14, the victim had received a phone call from a male caller who advised he was from 'Windows" and he needed access to the victim's computer to fix it. The caller installed a virus on the victim's computer and then demanded $300 to unlock the victim's computer. There were two other Fraud cases from Guemes Island..." [Read more]
The Guemes Island Directory And Phone Book
Now you can make additions or changes to the Guemes Directory (online) or the Guemes Phone Book (print) through one form: Directory and Phone Book Changes
A Very Unmodest Proposal
"A year ago I saw you, Guemes Island. I got on your little ferry in a borrowed blue truck and wondered why I’d never noticed you before..." [Read More]
Leo Osborne has added a wonderful painting and sculptures to the shop.
LineTime has long wanted to celebrate and promote the artists and craftspersons of Guemes Island and we found a way that benefits them and island organizations. We will continue to add to the shop and add organizations to the donation list, so stop by often. [Made By Guemes]
Guemes Island Property Sales LAST SALE: 8.22.14