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Portland-on-the-Rideau

Big Rideau Lake, part of Rideau Canal system - Portland

Location Overview

  • Body of Water: Big Rideau Lake, part of Rideau Canal system
  • Location: Portland
  • Coordinates: 44.70152351, -76.18422031
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Portland Bay Conservation Area. Launch off shoreline (abrupt) or at ramp next door. Endless paddling: to St Lawrence River and Ottawa River. Lake can become very stormy / choppy. Usually moderate. Much boat traffic does not consider paddlers. Excellent scenery. Islands. Gas, groceries available.
  • Launch Point
  • Free Parking
  • Seasonal Bathrooms
  • Boat Ramp
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables

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