Merry Point Ferry returns to service

Normal hours of operation for the Merry Point Ferry are 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays.

FREDERICKSBURG—Service on the Merry Point Ferry in Lancaster County resumed on Tuesday, November 16, after an extensive maintenance project to renew the vessel.

Service was suspended in late August 2021 to allow the boat to undergo routine cleaning and maintenance in drydock. A fresh coat of paint protects the boat exterior from deterioration. Additional repairs were made at the ferry dock.

“We appreciate the patience of the Northern Neck community during this interruption….[to-view-more]