Reservations are now open for 2020

Date: Reservable period: May 15 - October 12

When you spend the night on the Rideau Canal, you sleep beneath the stars surrounded by history. Awaken to the sounds of nature and start the next leg of your journey, or hang around the site and explore the historic lockstations. Choose from scenic campsites, one-of-a-kind oTENTiks, or beautifully restored historic accommodations.

Reserve your stay!

Phone number: 1-877-RESERVE
(737- 3783)

Overnight mooring

Boaters are welcome to moor their vessels overnight at lockstations on a first-come first-served basis with the purchase of a mooring permit. Mooring space is not guaranteed.

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Camping at lockstations

Scenic campsites accessible by land and water.

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camping at lockstations

Equipped Camping

No gear? No problem! We've got you covered!

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Equipped Camping


Experience camping like never before.

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staying in an oTENTik

Historic accommodations

Heritage homes with modern comforts.

Stay at a historic
lockmasters house or cottage