Planning a Trip
Getting There -- Washington State Ferries (tel. 800/843-3779 or 888/808-7977 within Washington, or 206/464-6400; www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries) operates a ferry service between Seattle's Pier 52 Colman Dock ferry terminal and Bainbridge Island. The trip takes 35 minutes and costs $12 ($15 from May to mid-Oct) for a car and driver one-way, $6.70 for adult car passengers or walk-ons, $3.35 for seniors, and $5.40 for children ages 5 to 18; it's free for children 4 and under. Car passengers and walk-ons only pay fares on westbound ferries.
Visitor Information -- For more information on Bainbridge Island, contact the Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce, 590 Winslow Way E., Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 (tel. 206/842-3700; www.bainbridgechamber.com).