Wriggle your toes in the warm sand, play in the water and explore the nature trails of Everett’s two-mile scenic gem.
Closed for the season, please visit us again next year!
Monday - Thursday 10 a.m.-5:50 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 10 a.m.-8:50 p.m.
Sundays 10 a.m.-6:50 p.m.
Jetty Island Brochure
Free Interpretive Classes
Jetty Island t-shirts and other merchandise can be purchased at the Jetty kiosk
The U. S. Coast Guard has reduced capacity on the
Jetty Island ferry boat to 60 passengers per sailing. That’s down from 80. To avoid long lines, we strongly recommend you make reservations or plan ahead to arrive early. City of Everett residents may make single or group reservations. Visitors from outside the city limits can make reservations for groups of 8 or more. All reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance. Call: 425-257-8304.
From May 1 to September 30, the Port of Everett charges a $3 fee for parking at the 10th Street boat launch and Marine Park. Parking machines will accept credit cards.
The Jetty Island ferry departs seven days a week from the 10th street Boat launch and Marine Park, located at 10th and West Marine View Drive on Everett’s waterfront.
M-Th 10 am-5:50pm
F, Sa 10 am-8:50pm
Su 10 am-6:50pm
Walk up passengers can pick up boarding passes for the next available ferry on a first come, first serve basis at the Jetty Island Kiosk, located under the flag pole. NOTE: On sunny days the next available ferry may be 2-3 hours out, advanced reservations are strongly recommended. See Ferry Reservations below. Select return passes on the island.
Ferry reservations are strongly recommended! City of Everett residents may make a single or group reservation. Visitors from outside the city limits can make reservations for groups of 8 or more. Reservations are accepted 48 hours in advance; however space fills up fast so please make your reservation as soon as possible. To make a ferry reservation call 425-257-8304.
Jetty naturalists offer private group tours at 10:45am or 3:30pm daily. Please reserve tours at least one week ahead by calling 425-257-8304.
Donations Keep Us Afloat
Generous donations help make it possible for the 60-passenger Jetty Island ferry to transport more than 30,000 visitors annually to this outstanding destination free of charge. Donations of $2 per adult and $1 per child help offset maintenance and other expenses. We greatly appreciate your help.
Rules and Regulations
• Keep pets, alcohol and glass containers on the mainland.
• Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
• Build campfires ONLY in designated areas.
• Swim ONLY on the west shore and at your own risk – there are no lifeguards.
• No overnight camping.
• Take only pictures—leave only footprints!
We suggest that you bring along jackets, sunscreen, drinking water and beverages, shoes and changes of clothing for everyone in your group. NOTE: Our all-sand paths are not suitable for strollers and other wheeled equipment.
Map & driving directions