Lock 18, located in the Town of Hastings, is the last lock before entering Rice Lake. The lock itself has a nice park area with tables providing a great spot for lunch or an afternoon break. There is sixty kilometres of open channel upstream to the next station at Lock 19, Scotts Mills.

Lockstation Details

Chart: 2021

KM: 82.3 km (mile 51.1)

Lock Length: 46.9 m (154 ft)

Width: 9.7 m (32 ft)

Average Lift: 2.7 m (9 ft)

Length of stay: 5 night maximum

GPS Coordinates: 44°18'32.0"N 77°57'21.1"W

Hours and Services

Lockstation Hours of Operation

Information symbol Information
Accessible toilets Accessible Washroom
Picnic Picnic Area
Nautical charts symbol Nautical charts
Local facilities and services
  • Information symbol
    Tourist Centres:

    Trent Hills & District Chamber of Commerce
    Tel: (705) 653-1551 or 1-888-653-1556

    Northumberland Tourism
    Tel: (905) 372-3329 ext 2257 or 2237 or 1-866-401-3278

    Municipality of Trent Hills
    Tel: 1-888-653-1556

    Kawarthas Northumberland

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    Walking distance to groceries
  • Fuel
    Fuel Stops:

    Harris Boat Works Ltd.
    5369 Harris Boat Works Road,
    R.R #1 Gores Landing, K0K 2E0

  • Boat launch
    Boat Launches:

    Campbelltown Boat Launch
    160 Campbelltown Rd, Peterborough, ON K9J 6X7
    NO FEE
    Dock available

    Birdsall Line Boat Launch
    NO FEE
    Small Dock Available

Contact us Lock 18 – Hastings Telephone: (705) 696 - 2864

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