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A reader snapped these shots os WSF ferry Samish taking an unusual approach toward the Friday Harbor terminal. The crew spotted a crab pot and manuevered to avoid it. WSF says no one onboard was in any danger. The owner of the crab pot was contacted and asked to move it. Contributed photos

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Ferry avoids crab pot placed in approach to terminal

Ferry avoids crab pot placed in approach to terminal

Saturday morning, July 14, the captain and crew of the Washington State Ferry Samish had to do some fancy manuevering to avoid a crab pot that had been placed directly in front of the approach to...

Fourth of July holiday week ferry travel tips

Fourth of July holiday week ferry travel tips

Independence Day week is one of the busiest travel times for Washington State Ferries.  Like last year, nearly 1 million people are expected to ride a ferry between Friday, June 29, and Sunday, July 9. WSF...

Careful where you drop that crab pot

SEATTLE – Ferries and crabbing are synonymous with the Pacific Northwest, but that doesn’t mean they should tangle with each other. In summer 2017, crab pot line entanglements caused three vessels in the Washington State Ferries fleet...

Summer ferry schedule starts June 24

Summer ferry schedule starts June 24

Washington State Ferries summer ferry schedule begins Sunday, June 24. This means two round-trip sailings each day to Sidney, B.C. 

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