Dorena-Hickman Ferry reopens after ice causes closure

The Dorena-Hickman Ferry closed Thursday morning, Feb. 2 due to ice on the landing ramp.
Published: Feb. 2, 2023 at 10:28 AM CST|Updated: Feb. 3, 2023 at 9:10 AM CST
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HICKMAN, Ky. (KFVS) - The Dorena-Hickman Ferry resumed service on Friday, February 3 after icy conditions caused Thursday’s closure.

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, ferry was closed for one day because of ice on the landing ramps and ferry deck.

The Dorena-Hickman Ferry connects KY 1354 at Hickman, Kentucky, with Missouri Route A and Route 77 near Dorena, Missouri.

The ferry is the only direct route between Missouri and Kentucky.