The parking to the west side is only available September 8th thru September 20th. Any vehicle parked in these spots prior to September 8th or after September 20th will be towed with no additional notice and fully at the owner's expense. No exceptions. 2017 Gooseberry Point Dry Dock Parking Plan
WE DO NOT ACCEPT RESERVATIONS! This is a First-Come, First-Served ferry.(Schedule)
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Lummi Island Ferry
Whatcom County Public Works Ferry Division is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Whatcom Chief. This ferry serves Lummi Island residents, visitors, and businesses, transporting over 171,343 passengers for 2013. This same period has seen vehicle or passenger car trips of 103,695 and total vehicles transported of 106,620.
Ridership shows strong seasonal variations. July and August remain the busiest months with over 10% of all vehicle and pedestrian trips occurring in each of these months. The permanent resident population is over 900 and during the summer swells to over 2,000.