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Rocky Hill - Glastonbury Ferry

293 Meadow Rd, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1606
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Short Pleasant Ferry Ride

Short ride to cross over to Glastonbury from rocky hill over the CT river. Each trip cost 5$ for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Atlanta, Georgia
Awesome ride w/kids or to Relax!

great little 5 minute across Ct river to either Glastonbury or Rocky hill. Fun with kids or to sit... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Laurie H
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293 Meadow Rd, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-1606
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Short ride to cross over to Glastonbury from rocky hill over the CT river. Each trip cost 5$ for car, kids and dogs love it and you save time. Closed in winter for couple of months.

Thank FoodieMusafir
Reviewed 4 January 2018

great little 5 minute across Ct river to either Glastonbury or Rocky hill. Fun with kids or to sit and relax. nice pier/docks to walk or sit, relax, read a book on. great place to eat on R.H. side. Glastonbury side is near downtown glastonbury...More

Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The RH/Glastonbury Ferry is great way to cross the Connecticut River from RH to Glastonbury. On the RH side there is a great sea food shack with outdoor seating with great views of the Connecticut River as boats pass by. There is a great boat...More

Thank jnorman192
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I have memories of this ferry since I was a kid and I still love taking a ride. My puppy Chloe loves the ferry and the drive into Glastonbury with all the farmers markets close by. This tiny treasure brings everyone together.

Thank mbruni611
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Nice way to cross the river on a fall day. Its worth it to do at least once if you are out and about and running around in the area. Bring cash - $6 on weekends for a car. If you’re in a car, you’ll...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We visited relatives in Rocky Hill, CT and had to arrive safely in Glastonbury at our B&B in the rain. We could travel either north or south about 15 miles to just cross the river. Thus we decided to grab an adventure and took the...More

Thank Tom P
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Very relaxing way to get across the river. $5 per car as of Aug 2017. Wonderful people that run it. Can take a while if you have to wait for it to come back, but it's worth the wait to be able to sit out...More

Thank EXT13
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Way more interesting than I thought it would be! Three cars can ride at a time. Very cool tidbit of history! Very scenic.

Thank CarrotSoup67
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Out for a Sunday drive we found ourselves in Glastonbury and decided to take the ferry across to Shad Row for lunch. The ferry is small and only holds 3 cars so we had to wait about 15 minutes for our turn. The pretty park...More

Thank tosca1951
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

After lunch at Shad Row we took the ferry across the river just for fun and went cruising throughout the countryside. It was fun & pretty. The ferry was very clean and efficient & the staff was very pleasant. I recommend a fun ride for...More

Thank elaine499
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23 April 2016|
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Response from Bradt255 | Reviewed this property |
It's off of Route 160 straight across from Ferry Park in Rocky Hill.
Peter A
14 August 2015|
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Response from Mimi S | Reviewed this property |
Probably not. It is a 6 minute ride across the river...