The Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal is a canal and set of locks linking Lake Saint-Louis and Lake of Two Mountains at Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, the very westernmost point of Montreal Island, Quebec, Canada. It is a National Historic Site of Canada.The canal is located in the eastern channel of the Ottawa River around Perrot Island where shallow rapids form a natural obstacle. It forms part of the waterway system that allows boating access from the Saint Lawrence River up the Ottawa River to the City of Ottawa, and even to Kingston via the Rideau Canal.The canal and locks are used today exclusively for recreational boating. The site is a popular tourist location that also offers mooring places, picnic tables, boat launch, and park land. Guided tours and interpretative panels are provided by Parks Canada. Together with the boardwalk and restaurants and cafes that line the canal, the site drew 181,000 visitors and 23,000 boaters in 2003, making it the second busiest canal and locks in Quebec. The dimensions of the lock are 54.86m long, 12.19m wide, and 2.74m deep at the sills. It lifts boats by 1m.Make Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal a part of your Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue vacation plans using our Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue online tour itinerary maker .
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Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal Reviews
Kevin AOctober 4, 2017
Great to walk along the edge of the canal passed the locks and admiring the view across the water to the islands. On a nice evening take the time to stroll and enjoy an ice cream. A lovely area to exp... more »
Mario DOctober 2, 2017
Plusieurs resto, tous aussi bon les uns et les autres, facile d'accès, très belle vue des bateau qui entre dans le canal more »Many restaurant, all also good each and others, easy access, great view of the boat entering the channel
Laura SSeptember 26, 2017
This is a lovely area, popular with boaters, many restaurants and shops along the cobblestone streets, the sunset we saw was amazing, would be more fun on a weekend than on a Monday night! more »
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