Ferry service was restored between the county seat of Camden and the historic Gees Bend community in 2006. Take a two mile ferry ride to Gees Bend and enjoy the rich history of the area where the world famous Gees Bend Quilters reside.
Hornblower Marine Services provides marine management and consulting to state, federal and private clients in need of professional turnkey vessel management systems. We help our clients meet changing market conditions through effective and experienced cost effective solutions. The Gees Bend Ferry is one of the newest vessels in the HMS fleet. We are proud to be involved with this significant project with the Alabama Department of Transportation and Wilcox County, Alabama. HMS provided turnkey project management for this ferry. Our teams managed construction, certification and delivery. In our operational role we manage all of the day to day operations, sales, logistics, crewing and community relations.
Subject to change without notice: Please check the website link above for current information.
Off of Alabama State Highway 28 onto County Road 29
Car + 1 Rider $3.00 – Additional Riders $1.00 each – Walk on $1.00 – Children under 12 are always free
Cruise 1 6:15 AM Depart Camden
Cruise 2 7:00 AM Depart Gees Bend
Cruise 3 7:45 AM Depart Camden
Cruise 4 8:30 AM Depart Gees Bend
Cruise 5 11:15 AM Depart Camden
Cruise 6 12:00 PM Depart Gees Bend
Cruise 7 2:00 PM Depart Camden
Cruise 8 2:45 PM Depart Gees Bend
Cruise 9 4:45 PM Depart Camden
Cruise 10 5:30 PM Depart Gees Bend