The Rideau Canal Tip to Tip Trail is a 4.3 kilometre is an out & back trail located along the Rideau River. This trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and camping. Visit the historic Burritt’s Rapids Lockstation and the town of Burritt’s Rapids. This recreational trail is mostly flat with minimal incline. Parking is available at the lockstation on the west end of the trail off of River Road.

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Rideau Canal: Tip to Tip Trail characteristics

Length: 4.3 km linear trail
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: Not wheelchair accessible
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: None

Attractions: None

Friends of the Rideau P.O. Box 1232, Stn. Main Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada, K7A 5C7

Find it: 664 River Rd, Kemptville, ON

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 44.9823000
Longitude: -75.7868460