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Rideau Canal National Historic Site

132 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Kealy
Kealy
February 13, 2019
Longest skating rink in the world
Carianne
Carianne
February 06, 2019
www.ottawatourism.ca/ottawa-insider/rideau-canal-skateway/ Can't miss the opportunity to skate on the iconic Rideau Canal!
Erin
Erin
January 31, 2019
You can rent skates if you are travelling without them. Great spot to go to grab a beavertail as well!
Dallas
Dallas
October 31, 2018
The Rideau Canal, also known unofficially as the Rideau Waterway, connects Canada's capital city of Ottawa, Ontario, to Lake Ontario and the Saint Lawrence River at Kingston, Ontario. It is 202 kilometres in length. The name Rideau, French for "curtain," is derived from the curtain-like appearance…
Tania
Tania
September 27, 2018
Ice skate, watch the boats, attend the festivals - so much to see at this beautiful famous Rideau Canal.

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Ottawa, ON
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