Rideau Trail Statistics


What are the activities at Rideau Trail ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Rideau Trail?

The Rideau Trail is a scenic hiking and biking trail that follows the Rideau Canal from Ottawa to Kingston. The trail is well-maintained and offers beautiful views of the canal and surrounding countryside. There are several small towns and villages along the way, as well as plenty of parks and nature reserves. The trail is suitable for hikers of all levels, and cyclists can choose from a variety of routes depending on their experience and fitness level.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
44.248084 -76.5349942

What are the coordinates and address of Rideau Trail?

Rideau Trail
Rideau Trail, Kingston, ON, Canada

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Starting Point

The Rideau Trail is a network of trails that starts in Ottawa, Ontario and ends in Kingston, Ontario.

Why visit Rideau Trail

The Rideau Trail is a scenic hiking and biking trail that winds through the beautiful countryside of eastern Ontario. The trail follows the route of the historic Rideau Canal, which was built in the early 1800s to connect Ottawa with Kingston. The trail offers stunning views of the canal and its many locks, as well as of the rolling hills and forests of the region. It is also a great place to see wildlife, including deer, beavers, and birds. The trail is well-maintained and easy to navigate, making it a perfect destination for hikers and cyclists of all ages and abilities.

Is Rideau Trail in Ontario a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each family is looking for in a vacation spot. Some families may find Rideau Trail to be the perfect place to enjoy nature and outdoor activities, while others may prefer a destination with more amenities and attractions.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Rideau Trail in Ontario are hiking, biking, and fishing.

-Rideau Trail: A 47 km hiking and biking trail that follows the Rideau Canal from Ottawa to Kingston.

-The Parliament Buildings: The Gothic Revival style buildings house the Parliament of Canada and are a must-see for any visitor to Ottawa.

-The National Gallery of Canada: One of the world's leading art museums, with a collection of over 80,000 works of art.

-The Canadian Museum of History: The largest museum in Canada, with exhibits on everything from Canadian history to natural history.

-The ByWard Market: A vibrant market in the heart of Ottawa, with over 100 vendors selling everything from fresh produce to handmade crafts.

Where to eat?

1. The Burger Joint - A hidden burger joint in the heart of the ByWard Market.

2. Dumpling House - A small, unassuming restaurant on Dalhousie Street that serves up some of the best dumplings in Ottawa.

3. Fauna - A vegetarian restaurant on Bank Street that is well-known for its creative and delicious dishes.

4. The Green Door - An all-vegan restaurant on Somerset Street that offers a wide variety of plant-based dishes.

5. ZenKitchen - A vegan restaurant on Elgin Street that serves up healthy and flavourful dishes.




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No


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