Canby Ferry Alternatives Feasibility Study
We’re studying the possible future financial and traffic impacts of various ways to provide transportation across the Willamette River at the current location of the Canby Ferry. A public open house was held in June to talk about the study (see materials) and another open house will be held in fall 2018 to report the results of the study.
Canby Ferry information line
Canby: 4119 N. Locust St.
Wilsonville area: off Mountain Road & N. Locust St.
|Motorcycles, bicycles, pedestrians||$2|
|Cars and pickups
(Up to 22 feet long)
|Vehicles with trailers
(Over 22 feet long)
|Vehicle using entire lane||15|
|Vehicle using entire ferry||30|
|Punch card (20 crossings)
(Save $2 per crossing)
All fares are one-way. Cash or checks only; no debit or credit cards.
Open daily except on 6 holidays* and when the river level is at 70 feet or higher**
|Daylight Savings Time hours (March 11 - Nov. 3)||6:45 a.m. to 9:15 p.m.|
|Winter hours (Nov. 4 - March 9)***||7:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.|
*New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day
**The height of the river is determined by information on a county gauge that is read by county ferry operators and sent to the National Weather Service (NWS).
***Operating hours are shortened for the safety of the travelling public, our ferry workers and the ferry itself. While we operate the ferry after dark during parts of the year, we want to limit operating in darkness during the inclement weather season when the river runs high with stronger currents and more debris.
Learn more about the ferry and its history.