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Chambly Canal National Historic Site

Hours of Operation

The national historic site is open every day from sunrise to 11 p.m. The path is maintained from April 15th to November 15th each year.

Lockage Underway in Lock Number 1
Lockage Underway in Lock No. 1
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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.

N.B.: Bridges Nos. 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 Nos. 1-2-3, please arrive at least 45 minutes before the last lockage.

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

May 15 to June 18

Chambly

Monday to Friday

Lockages at 8:30 a.m. and noon only

Saturday, Sunday and holidays

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Last lockage: 4 p.m.

Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

Monday to Friday

Lockages at 9 a.m. and noon only

Saturday, Sunday and holidays

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Last lockage: 4:30 p.m.

June 19 to September 7

Every day

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

September 8 to October 12

Chambly

Monday to Friday

Lockages at 8:30 a.m. and noon only

Saturday, Sunday and holidays

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Last lockage: 4 p.m.

Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu

Monday to Friday

Lockages at 9 a.m. and noon only

Saturday, Sunday and holidays

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Last lockage: 4:30 p.m.


*Sunday and official holidays: Last complete transit at noon