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Rideau Canal National Historic Site of Canada

General Information

Kingston to Ottawa
Kingston, ON K7L 2Z1

phone: 613-283-5170
toll free phone: 888-773-8888
email: rideaucanal-info@pc.gc.ca
website: http://www.pc.gc.ca/rideau


North America’s oldest operating 19th Century canal, situated between Kingston and Ottawa. Paddle, boat or drive the 202km route of museums, exhibits, parks, 24 lockstations and historic buildings. Fees for camping and locking through.

Operating: May to October