Press

The sun is out. What a great time to enjoy our beautiful trail!

Posted on July 29, 2018

Volunteers wanted!!

Posted on May 28, 2018

We are looking for volunteers to help plant and maintain the effort to plant trees and plants along the trail.  We have a scheduler who calls out about once a week or so for watering, weeding or planting.  It takes … Continue reading

A day on the trail

Posted on May 25, 2018

A great day for watering trees that volunteers have planted.  An ongoing effort to create shade for salmon and bank stability.  We were happy to see so many plants thriving.  It can be a challenge with weather beating up some … Continue reading

Latest trail news

Posted on May 22, 2018

We are proud of the efforts of the City and the Guemes Channel Trail Committee to keep this effort moving forward. There have been work parties to plant trees along the completed sections.  A hardy group of volunteers hit the … Continue reading

Trail update

Posted on May 3, 2017

Although there have not been many project updates,the Guemes Channel Trail efforts are steadily ongoing.  As expected there are many hurdles and details to work through. The most immediate trail efforts will hopefully extend the trail west from the cul-de-sac … Continue reading

Moving forward to ‘Complete the Dream’!

Posted on February 2, 2016

Recent momentum includes the city contracting route evaluation to a professional design firm for the section of trail from Ferry Terminal Road to Washington Park. On the other end the City Council is carefully pursuing a real estate transaction on … Continue reading

Have you walked the new section of trail?

Posted on February 1, 2016

The Guemes Channel trail has been extended nearly an additional mile.  The new portion takes a new look as it meanders along the channel with stunning views of Mt. Baker.  It ends at Lovric’s Marina.  An exit point is currently … Continue reading

Almost half way there!

Posted on January 2, 2015

Construction on the next phase of the Guemes Channel Trail from its current end to approximately Illinois Avenue is going well and the trail is roughed in about half way. One problem we are having is people wanting to look … Continue reading

Work is moving forward!

Posted on December 9, 2014

Work is underway!

Posted on November 19, 2014

After months of anticipation and hard work, we finally have permit in hand and work on the next section of the Guemes Channel Trail is underway.  Thanks to Lovric’s Marina for allowing  Strandberg Constuction access to begin work from the … Continue reading