Planning to travel by Washington State ferry? Their ‘Save A Spot‘ vehicle
reservations can help make your next ferry trip a smooth sailing. It's easy to
get started. Reservation holders are prioritized. Limited spaces per sailing are
available for drive up customers. If you don’t have a reservation, at busy times
you may wait multiple sailings for a space. Call Center Hours: 7:00am until
6:45pm, 7 days a week (Statewide: call 1-888-808-7977; Out of State: call
Save time, gas, & money - leave your
car at the Anacortes ferry terminal and cycle or walk on the ferry. Taxi & transit
companies can deliver you to your desired location (except on Shaw Island). Inquire
with the San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau at 888-468-3701 or visit www.visitsanjuans.com. The Visitors Bureau also has these
great tips to ease summer ferry travel. Find ferry
For information about bicycling in the San
Juan Islands, click here.
If you are interested in using any San Juan
County park for a part of a commercial enterprise, as a base for a group activity,
or for a special event such as a wedding, birthday party or reception, please contact
the Park Administration office at 360-378-8420. You can read further by going
to Camping and scrolling
down to the appropriate section.
The islands are quieter during the
off-season (October thru April) and the weather can be delightful. Community
events and activities are scheduled year 'round. Come
enjoy the San Juans like the locals do! Enjoy more relaxed camping and reduced fees
during winter, too.
For more information, explore our web site!
The mission of the San Juan County Parks and Recreation Commission is to protect, promote, and enhance our County Parks and recreational opportunities, in keeping with the natural character and beauty of the islands, for the benefit of current and future generations