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Bleriot Ferry

Red Deer River, Drumheller, Alberta, Canada
(403) 823-1788
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A nice little detour.

Take the extra few kilometres to go and take the ferry. The road to get there has some nice views... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Doug E
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Midland, Canada
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Just a few minutes" break

A bonus in the Badlands trip and it's free. Another attraction--- some Eastern Kingsbirds along... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
marymaudsley
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Calgary, Canada
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Red Deer River, Drumheller, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Take the extra few kilometres to go and take the ferry. The road to get there has some nice views, it's interesting to see the river up close and to see how fast it flows and the ferry operator is more than happy to answer...More

Thank Doug E
Reviewed 2 days ago

A bonus in the Badlands trip and it's free. Another attraction--- some Eastern Kingsbirds along the shore.

Thank marymaudsley
Reviewed 3 days ago

While the droves of people drive Highway 9 from Calgary to enjoy all the wonderful attractions in Drumheller, we took a detour to experience the Bleriot Ferry - twice just recently. The operators are always friendly and the loop you create when you include the...More

Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 5 days ago

The ferry was fun to have a quick trip on. There was no cost, no lineup and the operator was very friendly. Definitely, a neat thing to do in the area.

Thank Christina P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Taking the Dinosaur trail north of Drumheller will take you to this free ferry. The ferry operator was so friendly. He gave us a cute certificate for having ridden the ferry. It moves very slowly. We didn't have to wait for it but right after...More

Thank morrishj
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a tourist trap. People go there to say that they have been on the shortest ferry ride. If that is your thing, enjoy; if not save your time and money.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Bleriot Ferry is modern and sturdy and operates from early in the morning to 23h00. It is capable of taking a few cars at any one time. The trip across the river lasts only a few minutes and is smooth and comfortable. You remain...More

Thank Stephne A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We would recommend taking the North Dinosaur Trail and crossing the Red Deer River on the Bleriot Ferry. It is a great drive about an hour and a half to two hours with two areas to stop and view the valley floor. However, the highlight...More

Thank Renard K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick smoothe ride. Interesting to see how it functioned. Had to show my 6 year old the ferry on our travels. We enjoyed it!

Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The routes to and from the Bleriot Ferry have some of the best views in the area. Very friendly ferry operator.

Thank Bettyann55
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Nancy B
cost to cross
11 June 2015|
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Response from Brian555-YYC | Reviewed this property |
no cost. free trip.....nice treed area to relax in at the site too...bring a picnic
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