The Rideau Canal is due to open to navigation on May 20, 2022. Seasonal permits, including canoes and kayaks, are now available with significant discounts if purchased before March 31, 2022.
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Number of Locks/Flights: #43-44 in flight
Lock Lift metres (feet): 5.9 (19.4)
Co-ordinates: 44.41283, -76.31338
Civic Address: 3000 Brewers Mills Road, Kingston, Ontario
Lock Station Phone: 613-539-6847
Boat launch: No
Kayak/Canoe Launch: Yes
Previous Lock(Distance): Jones Falls Locks (17.2)
Next Lock (Distance): Lower Brewers Lock (2.8)
Parking: Yes (free)
Camping: Yes ($), if arriving by water and also for cyclists and hikers.
Power Supply: Nothing dedicated but you can charge electronics I the washrooms (not secure)
Potable (Drinking) Water: Yes, but check with lock staff first.
Public Telephone: No
Local Supplies: No
Hiking Trails: No
Cell Phone Reception