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Thar’ she blows!

You almost needed a ferry to get to the ferry. During the high winds and storm surge on Nov. 27, the ferry dock area on the Island flooded with a shallow covering of water. The Washington Island Ferry Line also had to compensate for the wind.  “The first ferry went to Gill’s Rock,” wrote Gloria […]

Iceland Celebration 2020 moves forward

More detail was recently received regarding timing and events for Washington Island visitors traveling to Iceland in early June 2020. This event will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the arrival of four Icelanders in 1870 with a visit of volunteer delegates to Iceland, and more specifically to the village of Eyrarbakki, the port of emigration […]

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