RIDEAU CANAL SKATEWAY, DOWS LAKE
Rideau Canal Skateway | Dows Lake
1001, promenade Queen Elisabeth, Ottawa, (Ontario), K1S 5K7
February 1 to 18, 2019 when ice conditions allow. From Mackenzie Avenue to Dows Lake, Ottawa, Ontario. An icy adventure awaits you! Grab your skates and explore the Rideau Canal Skateway. In winter, the historic Rideau Canal becomes the world's largest skating rink and offers a variety of exciting activities. The ice extends 7.8-kilometres and runs through the heart of downtown Ottawa. Vendors are located along the skateway, allowing you to rent skates, grab a warm drink or a delicious BeaverTails pastry right on the ice. The National Capital Commission is the custodian of the world's largest skating rink.