White's Ferry

The last private working ferry on the Potomac River between Maryland and Virginia carries 24 cars each in a 12-minute round trip. Picnic grounds and canoe rental.
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The last private working ferry on the Potomac River between Maryland and Virginia carries 24 cars each in a 12-minute round trip. Picnic grounds and canoe rental.

Hours

Daily, 5am-11pm. Store and snack bar closed in winter.

Location

24801 White's Ferry Rd
Dickerson MD 20842
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  • Concessions
  • Family-Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Pet-Friendly
Rated 5 by M2135QCdennisc

August 16, 2020

M2135QCdennisc

Biking C&O canal

Traveling the White Ferry is a great experience. It brings you back to how travel must have been years ago. It is a cheap means of travel to access Leesburg and return to canal. There is also a...

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Rated 5 by Vicki A

June 15, 2020

Vicki A

LOVED our visit here!!

My husband and I ventured to the C & O Canal Towpath here at White's Ferry today. We walked a couple of miles on the Towpath followed by walking around the Ferry grounds. We even had lunch there...

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Rated 5 by Lincoln117

January 07, 2020

Lincoln117

Great way to Leesburg

If you’re going to Leesburg VA from MD, going across the Potomac River via ferry boat is a fun way to cross.

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