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Rideau Canal (ice conditions)

38 locals recommend ·
Location
ON, K1P 5K6
Phone(613) 239-5234
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 10:00 PM

Tips from locals

Steven
Steven
November 21, 2017
The concentration of the Rideau Canal locks are best observed right off Wellington St between Parliament and The Chateau Laurier. The Rideau Canal turns into the Worlds Longest Skating rink during the Winter, into Winterlude. It runs from Downtown to Dow's Lake. Great views can also be had from…
Janie
Janie
November 20, 2017
Walk alongside the longest man-made canal in the world or skate on it during those wonderfully cold winter days.
Paul
Paul
October 23, 2017
In winter, a section of the Rideau Canal passing through central Ottawa becomes officially the world's largest and second longest skating rink. The cleared length is 7.8 kilometres (4.8 mi) and has the equivalent surface area of 90 Olympic ice hockey rinks
Ellen
Ellen
August 27, 2017
World's Largest Skating Rink.
Rana
Rana
July 04, 2017
One of the better views of the Canal - also where you find the 'lock bridge' - where couples put hundreds of initialled locks on the bridge railing as a symbol of their love.

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