This is a must experience but be careful when you go because it closes when frozen solid or in spring when the water rises too high or too low. This doesn't happen very often and you can always call ahead to be sure. Depending on the traffic, it may be a short cut or it may take longer so just... 更多
Quick affordable trip to and from Virginia and Maryland. Saves loads of time. Line can be a little long at rush hours. The trip will provide a great view of the Potomac River and the drive a great view of rural Maryland and Virginia
tircho sez: do something different and take the ferry to cross the Potomac River. Only way to go to northern Va, or to Dulles airport. The kids will live it and you can park the car, go into the store and get an ice ream, etc and watch the others go across. We use it to visit Leesburg or the... 更多
Anyone visiting Leesburg or Potomac MD know that to get between the two locations on the beltway can take and hour between the 2 points to drive. Whites Ferry departs from Leesburg/Potomac and takes less the 15 minutes to cross the Potomac to get to either side. The cost is very reasonable and the short trip is pleasant. Enjoy loading... 更多
Great change of pace with kids in the car. Nice scenic crossing of the Potomac River. Nostalgic! Watch speed on MD side!!
This ferry has been in operation for a long time. We enjoy the color of the operators and try to imagine how it operated in the 1800's. Many take this as a commuter shortcut. We take it between commuter times as a unique experience
This is a great way to get across the Potomac from Virginia to Maryland. Nice rural scenery and roads. Beats having to fight the Beltway traffic.
I once was told the captain of the Ferry performs over a 100 weddings a year on the Ferry! Its the only show in town, but it always gets you to Maryland!