Vendors should call Carol Pellett at 293-8128 to reserve an inside space or sidewalk space.
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...Skagit Transit will provide a bus on Guemes Island to provide transportation to and from the ferry dock... [Read more]
Guemes Island Named A 'West's Best Island'
In its August issue, Sunset magazine names Guemes Island as one of the "West's Best Islands", calling it "a throwback to the 1940s...big enough to support a monthly newspaper but small enough for opinions to differ as to whether the 1983 opening of the general store was a good thing..." [Read more]
Gerry Francis Appointed Fire Chief
Commissioners vote unanimously to accept Mike Stamper's resignation and appoint Gerry Francis as Guemes Island Fire Chief. [Read more]
Burn Ban In Effect
The Skagit County Fire Marshal’s Office will modify the burn restrictions in unincorporated areas of Skagit County to allow recreational burning only...debris-burning fires are not allowed until further notice. [Read more]
Ferry Replacement Plan Open Work Session
"Public Works would like to thank everyone who submitted input during the open comment period for the Ferry Replacement Plan...Before Public Works issues a response to all of the questions and comments, there will be an open work session held with the Board of Skagit County Commissioners." [Read more] • Public Comment On Ferry Replacement Plan
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: 8.4.14