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a blast from the past

When you're taking a drive in the VA/MD countryside, nothing better than to take the route via... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KSH50
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
Best way to cross the river with your bike.

We rode the GAP trail and used the ferry to get to our hotel shuttle (Comfort Suites). It's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nwelch54
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All reviews across the river montgomery county point of rocks quick trip both sides high water rush hour takes about minutes short cut fun ride bike ride convenience store maybe minutes fun experience civil war crossing cars
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When you're taking a drive in the VA/MD countryside, nothing better than to take the route via White's Ferry. The ferry ride is short, but fun. Do it when there's less traffic, or you can face a backup.

Thank KSH50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rode the GAP trail and used the ferry to get to our hotel shuttle (Comfort Suites). It's cheap, quick and fun.

1  Thank nwelch54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It the weather is good, a great way to avoid the Washington Beltway to travel from North Potomac MD to Leesburg VA. Lovely country roads, tranquil scenery, and the trip across runs every few minutes. I think it took about 15 minutes for the crossing....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

use the ferry to get into MD instead of Rt 15 in VA...saves lots of time getting to Woodstock Equestrian Park, great hiking area

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you done the Woolwich ferry this is a smaller version and lower towards the water! Great views and an interesting diversion.

Thank Graham B
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Quick trip from Leesburg VA to Rockville MD Bypassing Point of Rocks Bridge Save 40 minutes of driving, just watch the weather High water or wind will close the ferry

1  Thank mikephillips1227
Reviewed September 28, 2018

I imagine that at certain times, there is a bit of a queue for the ferry crossing, but we were lucky on both occasions that we had a very short wait. Ferry crossing was smooth.

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Reviewed September 3, 2018

My wife and I did this today, for the first time in many years. The crossing only takes about 15 minutes, including the time to load and collect the tickets. The wait line was really no line at all, as we got on as soon...More

1  Thank TomR233
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Traveling from the Maryland side en-route to Purcellville, Va, I decided to take the ferry. I was maybe the seventh or eighth vehicle in line and when it was my turn, the attendant directed me now as car number one into the right lane of...More

4  Thank Herman262
Reviewed August 27, 2018

We were biking along the C&O trail and needed to get to Leesburg for the night. The ferry was super-convenient, we just cycled on, they collected a few dollars each, and the total crossing was <10minutes. On the other side, route 15 has a wide...More

Thank Evan G
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A whopping $2.00
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Opens at 5am and closes at 11pm every day as long as the weather and mainly rain isn’t flooding the river.
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May 19, 2018|
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Response from Michele D | Reviewed this property |
I know there is a small parking lot there. I would call them and ask. I agree, it would be a great place to park.
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