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Saint-Ours Canal National Historic Site

Hours of Operation

The national historic site is open every day from sunrise to 11 p.m. The site is maintained from mid-May to mid-October.

Saint-Ours Canal Beautiful Sunset
Saint-Ours Canal Beautiful Sunset
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Navigation Schedule 2015

Please take note that times of first and last lockages are not guaranteed. To maximize chances of being locked through, arrive early enough to allow complete lockages in both directions.

During hours of operation, you may contact the canals personnel by VHF-Canal 68.

Telephone: 450-785-2212

Transit: 15 minutes
Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the last lockage. The floating docks are located on starboard (island side).

May 15 to June 18

Every day
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

June 19 to August 16

Every day
9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m..

August 17 to September 7

Monday to Friday
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday and holidays
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

September 8 to October 12

Every day
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Other Canals Navigation Schedules

Plan your itinerary efficiently by using these hyperlinks to the navigation schedules of the other canals within the Parks Canada network.