[ ELWHA ]
The "MV Elwha" is a Super-class Ferry in the Washington State Ferry System. This image was captured after departure from Lopez Island ferry dock as it was passing by Mount Baker. Elwha works between Anacortes and San Juan Islands and is one of only two ferries in the WSF system certified for international sailings. Overall length is 382 feet and can hold 2500 passengers / 144 vehicles. Possessing 4 electric diesel engines, at a total of 10,200 hp, it can reach a top speed of 20 knots.