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The last poled ferry in the United States of America. Established 1870

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"Hatton Ferry" asks for donations of $5 per person and $10 per vehicle to ride the ferry. All donations go towards the upkeep, maintenance and continuation of the running of the ferry.

The Hatton Ferry is owned and operated by "Hatton Ferry", a non-profit group consisting of members from Albemarle and Buckingham Counties.

All donations are tax deductible.
If you'd like to make a donation to the Hatton Ferry, please send a check payable to "Hatton Ferry Fund" to:

Hatton Ferry Fund
c/o Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society
200 Second Street NE
Charlottesville, VA 22902


To visit the ferry, please use the following street address:

Hatton Ferry
10120 Hatton Ferry Road
Scottsville, Virginia 24590


Hatton Ferry is located at 10120 Hatton Ferry Road, Scottsville, Virginia. It is 5 miles outside of Scottsville, 20 miles north of Dillwyn and 25 miles south of Charlottesville, Virginia. Wintergreen, Walton's Mountain Museum, Lee Wayside Village, Monticello, Ash Lawn-Highland, Appomattox and the University of Virginia are all located nearby within an hours drive.


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2014 Season
Begins April 19 and runs through October 26

Operating Hours

Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Sunday: Noon - 5pm

Ferry may operate at other times by special arrangement.

Email info@thehattonferry.org for more information.
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This page was created for The Hatton Ferry by Jenna Meeks & Amanda Kutch 2014