Dow's Lake Statistics


What are the activities at Dow's Lake ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Dow's Lake?

Dow's Lake is a beautiful spot in Ottawa, Ontario. It's a great place for a walk, a picnic or to just relax and take in the scenery. The lake is surrounded by trees and there's a nice path that goes all the way around it. In the summer, there's a lot of activity on the lake with people swimming, boating and fishing. It's also a popular spot for ice skating in the winter. Dow's Lake is a great place to spend a day or evening in the city.



What are the services on site?

No information available


Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
45.3948332 -75.7011445

What are the coordinates and address of Dow's Lake?

Dow's Lake
Dow's Lake, Ottawa, ON, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at Dow's Lake can be accessed by car or bike. There is a parking lot located on the east side of the lake, and the trailhead is located at the south end of the lot.

Why visit Dow's Lake

Dow's Lake is a beautiful spot in Ottawa, Ontario that offers stunning views of the cityscape and plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation. The lake is a great place to go for a walk, a run, or a bike ride, and there are also several playgrounds and picnic areas. In the winter, the lake becomes a popular spot for ice skating and snowshoeing.

Is Dow's Lake in Ontario a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what each individual family is looking for in a vacation spot. Dow's Lake is a beautiful place with plenty of activities to keep people of all ages entertained, so it could be a good choice for a family vacation. However, some families might prefer a more lively and bustling environment, while others might prefer a quieter setting.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Dow's Lake in Ontario are swimming, fishing, and boating. Dow's Lake is also home to the Ottawa Rowing Club and the Ottawa Canoe Club.

- Dow's Lake is a great place for a walk, run, or bike ride.

- The Ottawa Rowing Club is located on Dow's Lake and offers public rowing sessions.

- Dow's Lake Pavillion is a popular spot in the summer for concerts and events.

- The Central Experimental Farm is located just south of Dow's Lake and is home to a variety of gardens and exhibits.

Where to eat?

1. Dow's Lake Pavilion - 1015 Queen Elizabeth Drive

2. Dow's Lake Boathouse - 969 Queen Elizabeth Drive

3. The Beach House - 969 Queen Elizabeth Drive

4. The Keg Mansion - 550 Wellington Street

5. The National Gallery of Canada - 380 Sussex Drive

6. Rideau Hall - 1 Sussex Drive




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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