Some Parks Canada places have begun a safe, gradual reopening of some outdoor areas and services, including camping. Visitors are encouraged to plan ahead and be well-prepared for their visit. Details here.

Site schedule

The national historic site is open every day from sunrise to 11 p.m.

Navigation schedule 2020

Lockage and mooring are suspended until the end of August 2020. Please consult the information bulletin for more details.

Transit time:1 hour

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.

To contact lock keepers

By phone : 450-537-3534

By VHF-Canal 68 during hours of operation

Hours of operation

Please arrive at least 1 h 30 before last lockage. The last passage is in up-stream to downstream direction. The floating docks are located on starboard.


Other canals navigation schedules

Plan your itinerary efficiently by using these hyperlinks to the navigation schedules of the other canals within the Parks Canada network.

Historic canals in Quebec

Historic canals in Ontario