White's Ferry

24801 White's Ferry Rd, US Rt 107, Dickerson, MD 20842 Get Directions 
Phone: 301-349-5200


Capital Region
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.
Daily, 5am-11pm. Store and snack bar closed in winter.
Free Parking



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July 19, 2019
Wayne C
I used the ferry to cross the Potomac with my bike from the C&O Canal towpath. It is extremely convenient and it runs like a well-oiled machine.
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July 11, 2019
When I saw that the GPS directions from Leesburg to Poolesville required a ferry, I thought it would be a large boat that held numerous cars. Instead, this historic ferry was one of the highlights of...
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July 6, 2019
Martin H
For $5 for the crossing this is a nice change of pace if you have the time and it's in the right direction for you. The ferry runs regularly so you won't have to wait long. Be careful with the...