The World-Wide Panorama

Sumer Solstice / Water edition June 16-21, 2005
Rideau Canal, Ontario, Canada, June 18, 2005

Ottawa, Locks 1-8
N4524.400' W75 41.535'

8 Locks with a total lift of 24.1m (79ft).  The Rideau canal ends or starts here were it joins to the Ottawa River.  The path of Rideau canal was constructed away from the original Rideau river.  The Rideau river still empties into the Ottawa River with magnificent water falls.

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This panorama is taken from the vantage point of the walkway beside Chateau Laurier Hotel.  Looking out over all 8 locks.  The Parliament Hill is above the far side of the locks overlooking the Ottawa River.
2005/06/18 At 2:30 PM EST

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