Located at the halfway point of the Rideau Canal between Kingston and Ottawa, Smiths Falls is the administrative headquarters for the Rideau Canal.
The town also offers a wide range of facilities with supplies and services for its many boats and visitors. There is plenty to do and see here. Start at the Rideau Canal Visitor Centre (613-283-5170) and pick up a brochure for a self-guided walking tour of this town’s treasure trove of diverse architecture and heritage.
The Waterway Guide Team has gained extensive boating knowledge over the years, and now we are sharing all of the tips, skills and tools we’ve picked up along the way!