Golden Eagle Ferry
Ferry across the Mississippi River for access from Missouri to Calhoun County, Illinois. A one-way ride is $9 or $17 for the roundtrip. Easily accessible from Hwy 94 near St. Charles. Take the Golden Eagle Ferry as a shortcut to Grafton and Calhoun County. Ride the ferry to get fresh fruits and cider from roadside stands and local orchards during the summer and fall. Ride the ferry to look for eagles that feed along the rivers during the winter season. The ferry is open year-round seven days a week.
From Brussels, IL take Ridge Rd. to Mississippi River Road to the town of Golden Eagle, then Ferry Rd. to the landing on the river.
Prices: (Cash Only)
Vehicles: $9 one-way or $17 round-trip
Dual over 1-ton: $10
Motorcycle: $6 one-way or $11 round trip
Foot Passenger: $4