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Tag: Pierce County Ferry System


Low tides could delay large vehicles riding Pierce County ferries begining Wednesday

Low tides from Wednesday to Sunday may result in postponed trips for Pierce County ferry riders with large vehicles, such as RVs or vehicles pulling a trailer.

Such riders may be asked to wait for a later ferry during the low tides to accommodate load restrictions, though some large vehicles may be allowed, according to Pierce County.

Large vehicle restrictions are possible:

• Aug. 29: 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

• Aug. 30: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Aug. 31: 10:20 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Sept. 1: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

• Sept. 2: 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.


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