Trent-Severn Waterway to offer limited access, basic services starting June 1

Visiting the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site will be different than it has been in the past.

Good news for boaters.

Starting Monday, June 1, the Trent-Severn Waterway will offer limited visitor access and basic services along the entire system, with the exception of the Swift Rapids lockstation, which is undergoing structural repairs.

Visiting the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site will be different than it has been in the past. Visitors are asked to plan ahead by checking the Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site website before they travel to find out :

  • what is open
  • what they can expect, including modified lockage and mooring protocols;
  • how to prepare for their visit.

Visitors will be able to access the following services and facilities:

  • lockage, boat launches, access points and mooring areas;
  • day-use areas, including green spaces, picnic areas, and parking lots;
  • day-use trails, including some cycling access on designated trails and pathways;
  • lockstation grounds; and
  •  public toilets where enhanced cleaning protocols will be implemented.

Until June 1, these facilities remain closed.