Rideau Canal 2019 Navigation Season Starts on Friday May 17, 2019
Issued: May 16, 2019
Parks Canada advises that the Rideau Canal 2019 Navigation Season will begin as scheduled on Friday, May 17, 2019.
All lock stations will be open to receive boaters and land-based visitors as of Friday, May 17, at 9 a.m.
Visitors are encouraged to always exercise caution around water. This is especially important during any periods of elevated water levels and flows.
For more information about the Rideau Canal, visit www.parkscanada.gc.ca/rideau, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter @RideauCanalNHS.
For the most current boater specific information, please follow us on twitter: @RideauBoatInfo, @RideauInfoNav
Valerie de Winter
Public Relations and Communications Officer
Ontario Waterways, Rideau Canal
Parks Canada Agency