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Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site of Canada


Learn-to Camp at Lock 24 – Douro on September 3rd and 4th!

Thinking about learning how to camp? Parks Canada, Paddle Smart, and The Land Canadian Adventures are teaming up to help visitors be prepared to realize their camping dreams!


Lock Step Challenge

The Lock Step Challenge features one captain from each of our three sectors – Southern, Kawartha and Northern - to showcase just how many steps a Lock Master takes in one of our busiest months during the season.

Voyageur Canoe Tours at the Peterborough Lift Lock

Paddle, portage, sing and immerse yourself in the lifestyle of the voyageur. Let an experienced staff guide you on an interesting, fun and informative paddling experience on the Trent Severn Waterway and through the Peterborough Lift Lock.

Parcs Canada oTENTik

A cross between a rustic cabin and a tent, the Parks Canada oTENTik is a relaxing, easier way to experience camping. The oTENTik accommodations at Lock 24 Douro provide an ideal base camp for exploring historic canals in Ontario.

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Peterborough Lift Lock Community Garden

The Peterborough Lift Lock Community Garden, located just below the PLL.
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Peterborough City and County is home to 22 community gardens and there is one just below the Peterborough Lift Lock!

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