Important notice - September 2019

Due to preventive mechanical maintenance, there will be exceptionally two lockages per day until further notice. We thank you for your cooperation.

Monday to Thursday  
Upstream (to Ottawa) 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Downstream (to Montreal) 11:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Friday to Sunday and Holidays  
Upstream (to Ottawa) 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Downstream (to Montreal) 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Site schedule

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

Navigation schedule 2019

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.

May 17 to June 20  
Monday to Friday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and holidays 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
June 21 to August 11  
Monday to Friday 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and holidays 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
August 12 to September 2  
Monday to Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holidays 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m
September 3 to October 14  
Monday to Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holidays 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m

 

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