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Wheatland Ferry

Wheatland Road, Gervais, OR 97026
+1 503-588-7979
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An affordable, friendly experience that is actually enjoyable if you're not working and it's a... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Cynthia F
Great shortcut

travelling west-east north of Salem--this ferry saves many miles and saves travel thru' Salem--good... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
Roger K
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Wheatland Road, Gervais, OR 97026
+1 503-588-7979
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

An affordable, friendly experience that is actually enjoyable if you're not working and it's a Tuesday early afternoon.

Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed 28 October 2016

travelling west-east north of Salem--this ferry saves many miles and saves travel thru' Salem--good short-cut. Cost $2 for our truck--almost no wait.( August).

Thank Roger K
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We visited the WalnutCity Wineworks tasting room and were advised to bypass Salem's rush hour by skipping over it on the Wheatland ferry. Great advice! We saved time AND got to have a fun experience for our four year old too. Queue up until there's...More

Thank ChristinafromNY
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I love Ferries! As a young man we'd take the ferry from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Ludington, Michigan which takes a few hours so whenever I get a chance I take the Wheatland Ferry or the Buena Vista or the Canby Ferry. It cost $1 for...More

Thank VictoryVisionTim
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The Willlamette River and the Wheatland Ferry are a very unique landmark in the Willamette Valley. The problem with the ferry is bike riders are charged a dollar each way per bicycle when you are riding bikes with your family!!! That means if you are...More

Thank carol23230
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The Wheatland Ferry is a treat. Like any ferry, there is nearly always a bit of a wait, but because it is very rural, the wait is usually less that five to ten minutes, and the crossing itself is only about five minutes or less....More

1  Thank CPG3
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We have used the ferry just for fun on Sunday drives or whenever we are in the vicinidy, also great place for picnics, and walking trails.

Thank ceprince409
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Our innkeeper sent us this way down to Silver Falls State Park; very scenic alternative to driving through the city. Saved some time on the drive as well as enjoying the hop farms in the spring. $2 to cross for a car; there was a...More

1  Thank FritzGoat
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This was truly a "stumble upon". Trusting my car's navigation to get me through wine country north of Eugene, OR, I found myself at this charming ferry dock. But it was closed. Looking forward to returning there AFTER checking the schedule!

Thank pianofemme
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Heck, How often do you get to ride a ferry these days? Its only $2 for a car and the wait is minimal.

Thank William D
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