Some Parks Canada places have begun a safe, gradual reopening of some outdoor areas and services, including camping. Visitors are encouraged to plan ahead and be well-prepared for their visit. Details here.

Put a glow in your cheeks on the Trent-Severn Waterway. Hold hands skating on the frozen Trent Canal. Play outdoor hockey shadowed by the world’s highest hydraulic lift lock. Lead a summer motorcycle cavalcade to the Big Chute Marine Railway. Rent a boat and meet a friendly lockmaster in Kawartha Lakes. Drive to a former timber town at Lock 34 in Fenelon Falls, a cottage country hot spot.

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  • Suggested paddling routes

    These paddling routes have been designed to give visitors a chance to explore everything the system has to offer. There are three different regions to discover and historic stops await you around every corner.

  • World-class boating

    At 386km in length, the Trent-Severn Waterway is a dream destination for boaters looking to discover some of Canada's finest regions for cruising, fishing, and family fun.

  • Exterior view of the campsite

    Stay overnight in an Ôasis

    Let your imaginations soar during your stay in one of these teardrop hideaways, each one claiming its own gorgeous campsite tucked into an enchanting pocket of treeline along the Trent-Severn Waterway.

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