The Rideau Canal is one of the most beautiful boating routes for any sailor. With its 23 locks, the Rideau Canal runs for 202 km from Ottawa to Kingston. It changes from 50′ wide channels to lakes several miles wide. The views of unspoiled rugged nature are stunning, the water ways are home to one of the most diverse fish communities in Canada. The canal’s wetlands support over 42 rare plant species, birds and animals. The Rideau is dotted by quaint towns with welcoming communities that offer most services . Get the boat delivered by trailer to the town of your choice. Take her on your own for a multiple day vacation through the Rideau Canal including the 1000 Islands if desired. The Services of the Captain and crew are available for hire on yachts over 30′ for a minimum 5 day vacation with private sleep accommodation for 4 persons on board.
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