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Enjoy a 5 minute journey across the Willamette River and back in time on the Canby Ferry!

The ride across the Willamette River on the Canby Ferry, while not the most exciting ride, it does... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Robin K
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Aurora, Oregon
Fun for the Grand daughter

We went on for the first time for our grandaughter. ..she loved it. Stood at observation deck so... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
oldbat523
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Canby, Oregon
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Reviewed 6 November 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 27 August 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
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Reviewed 26 August 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 15 September 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 8 September 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
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Reviewed 4 August 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 29 April 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 24 November 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
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We took my father-in-law on an afternoon drive and crossed the river on this ferry. It is a cable guided, electric ferry and was a fun diversion for our family. The kids will love the experience of driving onto the ferry and crossing a river.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank mrlabelman
Reviewed 10 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 Canby Ferry or the Buena Vista but most of the time the Wheatland Ferry....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank timdI3110WX
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