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A short, sweet ride!

Avoid the traffic and relax on the river. This little ferry is operated by Clackamas county and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Canby, Oregon
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Trip into the past

A wonderful drive from either direction and a pleasant trip across the Willamette river. A true... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2019
Newberg, Oregon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Avoid the traffic and relax on the river. This little ferry is operated by Clackamas county and runs often. It’s good to check the county website to make sure the ferry is operating on it’s regular schedule though.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CanbyOregon
Reviewed January 6, 2019

A wonderful drive from either direction and a pleasant trip across the Willamette river. A true pleasure any season and only $2! That's entertainment and a must do! Also do the Wheatland Ferry, both in the same day taking the farm roads is a wonderful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rickp709
Reviewed November 6, 2018

The ride across the Willamette River on the Canby Ferry, while not the most exciting ride, it does give you a flavor of times gone by, when there were fewer bridges and more ferries. The Canby Ferry is one of the last Ferries operating in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robin K
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We went on for the first time for our grandaughter. ..she loved it. Stood at observation deck so she could see better. She really enjoyed it

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank oldbat523
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Ferry, cars, river........very exciting stuff. Wait in line, eventually get to the ferry, drive on, cross, drive off, yippie

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank westlinn
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Our grandson was not able to get around much since he was recovering from a surgery and since he was staying with us overnight we decided he needed to get out and go on an adventure. He is only 8 year one and had never...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank SuzanneLG
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The ferry is a little slow, but who is in such a hurry when it comes to enjoying the ride. You also get to enjoy seeing some great farm area, and beautiful homes.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Dave M
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Good way to get across river. Fun to watch boats on hot day. Cheap, and fun. Very useful on bike. But steep hill getting off.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank steve-h132
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Website showed that this ferry was in operation, when we got there, a sign was posted and the gates were locked. 3 days later went to the website again and there it stated that it will be closed until September. Disappointing, sorry I had to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Cynthia F
Reviewed November 24, 2016

This ferry used to be the closest place for us to cross the Willamette before the I-5 bridge. It is maintained well, and during the winter is closed for service due to possible danger with high water. The fare is cheap and the ferry only...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Sandra T
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