Peak Season Schedule and Fares In Effect
Peak Season Schedule
  •  Peak Season Fares
  •  Peak Season Tips
The peak season will be in effect from May 20 to September 30 with these hours of operation: Monday – Thursday; 6:30 am to 8:30 pm; Friday – Saturday; 6:30 am to 11 pm; Sunday; 8 am to 10 pm.


No One Signed Up For Cemetery District Board
For Cemetery District 3 (Eden Cemetery on Guemes Island), no one has signed up for two seats opening: Position 2, which is currently vacant, and Position 3, currently held by Daniel Burnett. The county has announced a special three-day filing period, May 31 through June 2, for the two cemetery district seats. Fire District 17 on Guemes Island has one candidate, Dave Margeson, for the Position 2 seat held by Chip Bogosian, who is not running for re-election. Islander Jon Petrich is running for Port of Anacortes Position 2 seat, now held by Bill Short.


Apply Settlement Funds To An Electric Ferry?
The Washington State Department of Ecology wants to hear from you on how the Volkswagen Settlement Funds ($112.7 million) should be spent. [Read more]


This Isle of Guemes  "The first printed history of Guemes Island. This Isle of Guemes begins with the island’s original inhabitants—the Samish Indian Tribe. These peaceful people were renowned for their Potlatch celebrations (in the area now known as Potlatch Beach along the west shore). Their now extinct breed of dogs, kept for their fur, gave the island another name— Dog Island."  1973.  [Read more]


Skagit County Development Notices   4.27.17


Guemes Island Property Sales  LAST SALE: 4.14.17

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