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Prepare to experience Westport and the Rideau Lakes! Get ready for breathtaking scenery, one-
We’re known for our relaxing way of life and making visitors feel like this is their home away from home. Perhaps that’s why may people start as visitors and decide to make permanent homes here! Discover our world-
Whether flying high above the area or cruising our waters of the Rideau Canal, hiking our culturally significant trails, or taking in views, memories are waiting to be made around every corner.
Welcome to Westport and the Rideau Lakes! We’re glad you’re here – and you will be, too.
So, you want to get away, but not spend hours in the car? Looking for an exciting day or weekend that includes shopping, dining and a great place to unwind? Westport and Rideau Lakes is waiting for you!
Whether you’re up for a legendary fishing excursion, a shopping and spa getaway with the girls, or just want to spend some time relaxing in a new place, this is where you want to be.
Westport and the Rideau Lakes is the ideal day trip location for shopping, dining and even a much-
Boating, Lakes & Dreams
Get on the lake! By motor or paddle, or simply by swimming, the Rideau Canal and lakes surrounding Rideau Lakes and Westport are amazing water destinations. The water is what helps define our area – so be sure to experience our lakes and locks by planning an on-
Not only does the Rideau Canal’s clear water invite swimming, but it’s also a mecca for boaters. Well-
The Rideau Lakes play host to six beautiful lock stations in the Rideau Canal system – Jones Falls, Davis Lock, Chaffey’s Lock, Newboro Lock, Narrows Lock and Poonamalie Lock -
This is eastern Ontario’s playground! Exploring Westport and the Rideau Lakes by land is one of the best ways to create memories here. There’s no better way to get up close and personal with this naturally alluring region than by hiking its trails, cycling its paths and touring its communities.
We’re located in an integral part of the UNESCO-