The third release of reserved space for westbound sailings from Anacortes and eastbound sailings from Friday Harbor and Orcas begins at 7 a.m. two days prior to each actual sailing date. This means it is still possible to get reservations over Memorial Day weekend. Please see the message below from WSF. Also, we hope you will attend the community meeting regarding input on the reservation system being held this afternoon on Lopez at 4 p.m. in the Community Center.
Customers are advised to plan for heavy traffic during the Memorial Day weekend. On Thursday, May 21, and Saturday, May 23, WSF will provide an extra sailing from Anacortes to Friday Harbor at 1:55 p.m. On Friday, May 22, WSF will provide an extra sailing from Anacortes to Orcas at 9:30 p.m. On Monday, May 25, there will be an extra sailing from Anacortes to Orcas at 1:55 p.m. and a return trip from Orcas to Anacortes at 3:15 p.m. This is a heavily traveled route and reservations are highly recommended for all vehicles. The final release of reservation space will be provided at 7:00 a.m. two days prior to each travel date. Reservations can be made up to two hours prior to sailing by calling 5 1 1 or online: