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Millersburg Ferry

North Street, Millersburg, PA 17061
+1 717-692-2442
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Beautiful view and fun experience

This is a fun experience to either ride yourself or to travel across with your car on board. Not... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Katrina D
Millersburg, Pennsylvania
Do this while you still can

I've loved this since I was a kid. It's like a step back in time. If you do, don't just sit and... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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North Street, Millersburg, PA 17061
+1 717-692-2442
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is a fun experience to either ride yourself or to travel across with your car on board. Not expensive.

Thank Katrina D
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I've loved this since I was a kid. It's like a step back in time. If you do, don't just sit and watch from the pilot house, go in the back because it's like stepping back in time. They have old photographs and books. Even...More

Thank Electraglide2005
Reviewed 26 January 2017

If you dont get there early you will could be waiting for a long long time. This boat is a huge hit in the area.

Thank Chad B
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This wooden stern wheel ferry crosses the Susquehanna River between Millersburg (on the east shore) and Liverpool (on the west shore) during most of the spring and summer. If you have any need to travel between Harrisburg and Sunbury/Selinsgrove in central Pennsylvania and have a...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Crew polite,professional and courteous. This car ferry is a paddle wheel historical cruise to Millersburg PA. A nice way to break up a trip on 11/15 . Try it on your way to Knobles.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

It is closed due to the water level being so low, I wish this would have been mentioned on their website, since we took a trip there to ride on the ferry and found out it was closed once we were there.

Thank ccteach615
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I had bored my hunny with stories of the ferry for years, and she humored me with feigned interest, but when she experienced it her jaw went slack. It is the most unique tourist activity you will find. When the ferry is across the river...More

Thank GenacGenac
Reviewed 20 August 2016

A great,peaceful,relaxing,ride. This was fun&also informative.Surprised water was only maybe 3 ft deep at the most.One fellow on ride said they walked across the river before.We arrived perfectly,within 10 minutes we were underway,we stayed on the boat and returned.The whole trip was maybe 45 minutes...More

Thank cecustard
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderful addition to the community. Don't miss this with or without your car. Ice cream at the store on campground or at Williams French fry on the other side.

Thank j3pup
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We decided to rent a really nice motorcycle and take a ride to anywhere. Found the Millersburg Ferry ... and took a ride to the other side with the bike on board. Fun, relaxing, the crew was great..you could tell they loved their job, and...More

Thank Allentowntoboston
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11 August 2016|
Response from j3pup | Reviewed this property |
On the other side a campground, a playground and a small camp store with ice cream. Beautiful swing benches with a great view also. The wait isn't too long you can also open a door that they see to summon the ferry back... More
18 June 2016|
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Response from sherrytschopp | Reviewed this property |
It is open from 9-5 Monday through Friday. 9 till dusk on Saturday and Sunday. Car and Driver is $8. Walk on passengers are $5 age 4 and up. Under 4 is free. They put the boats in the water in may and take them out usually... More