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Canada's Historic Canals are changing ...
A change to operational hours on the Canada's Historic Canals will severely impact tourism, boaters, cottagers and so many local businesses. Please visit www.historiccanalsofcanada.com for more information on the issue and what you can do.
Rideau Boating, Road & Cottage Guide - print edition
The Rideau Boating, Road and Cottage Guide is on shelves and available for order now. Featuring 196 pages of full-colour photos, comprehensive information, maps, canal history, service directory, feature articles and more. Visit our store today to order the Rideau guide. Order today.
Treasure seekers take note: Geocaching is a great way to explore.
Feature story in 2012-2013 Boating East magazine
If you’re looking for something exciting to add to your next Waterway vacation, Geocache along the way! Geocaching is an increasingly popular worldwide game of hiding and seeking treasure. Believe it or not, there are 1,000,000 plus active geocaches around the world. There are tens of thousands of geocaches hidden in the Boating East regions of Eastern Ontario, Western Quebec and Upstate New York. That’s a lot of treasure out there just waiting to be found! Even by boat, many Geocaches are within walking distance of lockstations, marinas and town docks. Conservation areas and parks are popular choices for caches. If you’re camping the waterways or on a day visit to a trail or park, bring your GPS, there’s treasure out there matey . . . Don’t miss out! You’ll be surprised how much you like it. Read More...