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Chambly Canal National Historic Site

Hours of Operation

The multipurpose path is maintained from April 15 to November 15 and the park is open year round from dawn to 11 p.m.

Lockage Underway in Lock Number 1
Lockage Underway in Lock No. 1
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Navigation Schedule 2014

Please take notes 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.

N.B.: Bridges No. 1, 10 and 12 are closed Monday to Friday from 11:45 a.m. to 12:20 p.m., and from 12:40 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Transit: 4 hours minimum
At locks No. 1-2-3, please arrive at least 45 minutes before the last lockage.

Telephone numbers
Chambly (Locks No. 1-2-3): 450-658-4381
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Lock No. 9): 450-348-3392

May 16 to June 20

Monday to Thursday

Lockages at 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. only

Friday to Sunday and holidays

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Last lockage: 3:30 p.m.

June 21 to September 1st

Every day

9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Last lockage: 5:30 p.m.

September 2 to October 13

Monday to Thursday

Lockages at 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. only

Friday to Sunday and holidays

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Last lockage: 3:30 p.m.


*Sunday and official holidays: Last complete transit at noon