Highways and Public Works

Department Overview

George Black Ferry Stats

The season for the George Black Ferry usually begins in mid-May after spring break-up and continues until mid-October before ice begins to accumulate in the Yukon River.

Recorded Service Dates of the George Black Ferry:


Year

Season opens -
Dates George Black Ferry
begins to operate in spring

Season closes –
Dates George Black Ferry
pulled from Yukon River in fall

2017 May 15  
2016 May 13 October 17
 2015  May 15  October 29
 2014  May 14  October 29
 2013  May 24  October 29
 2012  May 17
 October 22
 2011 May 16
 October 27
 2010  May 13
October 26

 2009

 May 15
 November 3

 2008

 May 14

October 25

2007

May 10

October 25

2006

May 10

October 31

2005

May 10

October 30

2004

May 12

October 22

2003

May 12

October 31

2002

May 18

November 11

2001

May 16

October 24

2000

May 15

October 23

1999

May 14

October 17

1998

May 15

October 16

1997

May 15

October 14

1996

May 16

October 19

1995

May 10

October 23

1994

May 12

October 17

1993

May 13

October 18

1992

May 15

October 16

1991

May 16

October 17

1990

May 16

October 16

1989

May 16

October 17

1988

May 17

October 17

1987

May 20

October 21

1986

May 22

October 21

1985

May 22

October 18

1984

May 23

October 17

1983

May 18

October 16

1982

May 26

October 18

1981

May 20

October 20

1980

May 16

November 3

1979

May 18

October 15

1978

May 16

October 26

1977

May 16

October 27

1976

May 14

October 28

1975

May 20

October 27

1974

May 17

October 23

1973

May 16

October 21

1972

May 23

October 10

1971

May 19

October 19

1970

May 20

October 15

1969

May 17

October 27

1968

May 17

October 23

1967

June 22

October 19