Most People Haven’t Heard Of The Historic $4 Cassville Ferry In Iowa

If you think you’ve seen everything there is to see in the Hawkeye State, think again! Most Iowans haven’t heard of the historic Cassville Car Ferry, which travels between the Great River Road and the Iowa Great River Road in Northeastern Iowa.

Find directions to the historic Cassville Car Ferry on the Iowa or Wisconsin side by clicking here. The Iowa side is located at the end of a 1.5 mile dirt road, so be prepared for a bit of a primitive, bumpy ride.

Ferry Hours (river conditions permitting) are as follows:

May: Friday-Sunday: 10am-8pm
Memorial Day-Labor Day: Daily: 10am-8pm,
After Labor Day: Friday-Sunday: 10am-8pm.
Last trip from Cassville: 7:20pm, Last trip from Iowa: 7:40pm.

Visit the Ferry Website for events, schedules, and updates.

For more fun Iowa history, read 10 Photos From Iowa’s History That Are A Fascinating Window Into The Past.