Originally Posted by PH in VA
Bummer about missing the ferry.
My older son's class was the first one from our school to take a ferry trip. The teachers didn't realize that they wouldn't be able to just turn around and go back without a wait. I was the only person familiar enough with the area to be able to direct the buses back to the interstate. My son's teacher thanked me profusely for that the rest of the school year, lol.
Wow! They were lucky you were on the bus. Last year, when I oldest had the same trip, we were able to ride the ferry across. (yeah, I was crazy enough to have kids that close together - haha!)