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Pack a lunch, some water, and prepare for a great day!
Beveridges locks is less than a 2-hour paddle from Perth Outfitters; just right if you're looking for a satisfying day-trip paddle.
Paddle down the Tay Canal with it's gentle waters and intimate shorlines, through the Tay Marsh (Blue Herons, turtles, beavers, grasses and lilies), leading to Beveridges Locks, part of the UNESCO World Heritage Rideau Lock System. Experience the thrill of locking through the locks connecting the Tay Canal to the Rideau Lakes. There are two locks which comprise 'Beveridges Locks'.
Parks Canada offers washrooms, picnic tables, overnight camping, Otentiks, water and electricity at Beveridges Locks.
Perth Outfitters also has a small fleet of canoes and kayaks for rent right at the Beveridges Locks lock station. If you choose to depart from this location, you can paddle through the locks, out into the Rideau Lakes and day-trip down to Rideau Ferry; another great day-trip in itself.
Locks are open May through October.
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