Construction of the Scotts Mills lockstation

Lock 19 is located at south edge of Peterborough. Boaters will be able to find an ample range of services in this city of 75,000 inhabitants. By mooring below the lock station, boaters can extend the length of the cruising day as there are open river and lake runs all the way to Hastings; a distance of 60.5 km (37.6 miles).


Lockstation Details

Chart: 2022

KM: 142.8 km (mile 88.7)

Lock Length: 37.2 m (122 ft)

Width: 9.7 m (32 ft)

Average Lift: 2.4 m (8 ft)

Length of stay: 2 night maximum

GPS Coordinates: 44°17'20.2"N 78°18'30.8"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:

    Peterborough and the Kawarthas Tourism
    Tel: (705) 742-2201 or 1-800-461-6424

    Kawarthas Northumberland

  • groceries symbol
    Walking distance to groceries
  • Fuel
    Fuel Stops:

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

    Peterborough Marina
    500 George Street North,
    Peterborough, K9H 3R9
    Gas, Diesel

  • Boat launch
    Boat Launches:

    Campbelltown Boat Launch
    160 Campbelltown Rd, Peterborough, ON K9J 6X7
    NO FEE
    No dock available
    Access to Otonabee River

    Wood Duck Drive, Bailiboro, ON, K0L 1B0
    NO FEE
    Access to Rive Lake

    Squirrel Creek Conservation Area
    2445 Wallace Point Road, Fraserville, ON, K0L 1V0
    NO FEE
    Park Closes at 10 pm
    Access to Otonabee River

    Hiawatha First Nation
    123 Paudash Street, Hiawatha, ON, K9J 0E6
    FEE: $10

    Monaghan Boat Ramp
    506 Monaghan Road, Peterborough, ON, K9J 3W7
    NO FEE

    Sherin Boat Ramp
    Peterborough, ON, K9J 1E6
    NO FEE

Contact us Lock 19 – Scotts Mills Telephone: (705) 750 - 4951

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