Rideau River

Rideau
The Rideau River (Rivière Rideau), (Anishinàbemowin name: Pasapkedjinawong ) is a river in Eastern Ontario, Canada.wikipedia
185 Related Articles

Ottawa River

OttawaOttawa valleya major waterway
The river flows north from Upper Rideau Lake and empties into the Ottawa River at the Rideau Falls in Ottawa, Ontario.
From Lake Timiskaming, the river flows southeast to Ottawa and Gatineau, where it tumbles over Chaudière Falls and further takes in the Rideau and Gatineau rivers.

Rideau Canal

Rideau WaterwayRideauRideau Canal Festival
The Rideau Canal, which allows travel from Ottawa to the city of Kingston, Ontario on Lake Ontario, was formed by joining the Rideau River with the Cataraqui River.
The name Rideau, French for "curtain", is derived from the curtain-like appearance of the Rideau River's twin waterfalls where they join the Ottawa River.

Ottawa

Ottawa, OntarioOttawa, CanadaOttawa, ON
The river flows north from Upper Rideau Lake and empties into the Ottawa River at the Rideau Falls in Ottawa, Ontario.
Ottawa is on the south bank of the Ottawa River and contains the mouths of the Rideau River and Rideau Canal.

Rideau Falls

Rideau Falls Parktwin waterfalls
The river flows north from Upper Rideau Lake and empties into the Ottawa River at the Rideau Falls in Ottawa, Ontario.
The Rideau Falls are two waterfalls located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, where the Rideau River empties into the Ottawa River.

Billings Bridge

Billings' Bridge
In early spring, to reduce flooding on the lower section of the river, workers from the city of Ottawa use ice blasting to clear the ice which covers the river from Billings Bridge to Rideau Falls by cutting "keys" through the ice and using explosives to break off large sheets of ice.
Billings Bridge is a bridge over the Rideau River in Ottawa.

Hog's Back Falls

Hog's BackHog's Back ParkHogs Back
The river diverges from the Canal at Hog's Back Falls in Ottawa.
The Hog's Back Falls, officially known as the Prince of Wales Falls, but rarely referred to by this name, are a series of artificial waterfalls on the Rideau River in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority

The regulatory authority charged with protecting the Rideau River and its tributaries is the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority.
The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) is an inter-municipal environmental protection and advisory agency that works with local municipalities, government agencies, special interest groups and the general public to protect the natural resources of the Rideau River watershed.

Eastern Ontario

EasternEast OntarioSoutheastern Ontario
The Rideau River (Rivière Rideau), (Anishinàbemowin name: Pasapkedjinawong ) is a river in Eastern Ontario, Canada.
Ottawa itself is at the confluence of the Rideau River and Ottawa River.

Tay River

It is in the Saint Lawrence River drainage basin and is a left tributary of the Rideau River.

Ice blasting

In early spring, to reduce flooding on the lower section of the river, workers from the city of Ottawa use ice blasting to clear the ice which covers the river from Billings Bridge to Rideau Falls by cutting "keys" through the ice and using explosives to break off large sheets of ice.
The city of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, for instance, blasts the Rideau River each spring to break up the ice.

Manotick

Manotick, OntarioMinto Mahogany
It is a suburb of the city, located on the Rideau River, immediately south of the suburbs Barrhaven and Riverside South, about 25 km from downtown Ottawa.

Kars, Ontario

Kars
Kars is a village on the Rideau River within the rural section of the city of Ottawa, Ontario.

Kemptville Creek

It is in the Saint Lawrence River drainage basin, is a right tributary of the Rideau River, and is under the auspices of the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority.

Merrickville–Wolford

MerrickvilleMerrickville-WolfordMerrickville, Ontario
It spans both shores of the Rideau River.

Jock River

It is in the Saint Lawrence River drainage basin and is a left tributary of the Rideau River.

Ottawa's green spaces along the Rideau River

The Rideau River physically divides the city of Ottawa into east and west sections, with many green spaces along its banks.

Vincent Massey Park

Vincent Massey Park is an urban park along the Rideau River in the Confederation Heights neighbourhood of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, accessible via Heron Road.

Carleton University

CarletonCarlton UniversitySt. Patrick's College
Its campus is located west of Old Ottawa South, in close proximity to The Glebe and Confederation Heights, and is bounded to the north by the Rideau Canal and Dow's Lake and to the south by the Rideau River.

Royal Swans

Since then, the number of Royal Swans has increased such that they now occupy the waters of the Rideau River between Carleton University and Cummings Bridge.

Upper Rideau Lake

The river flows north from Upper Rideau Lake and empties into the Ottawa River at the Rideau Falls in Ottawa, Ontario.

Ontario

Ontario, CanadaONProvince of Ontario
The river flows north from Upper Rideau Lake and empties into the Ottawa River at the Rideau Falls in Ottawa, Ontario.

Kingston, Ontario

KingstonKingston, ONKingston, Upper Canada
The Rideau Canal, which allows travel from Ottawa to the city of Kingston, Ontario on Lake Ontario, was formed by joining the Rideau River with the Cataraqui River.

Lake Ontario

OntariolakeLakes Ontario
The Rideau Canal, which allows travel from Ottawa to the city of Kingston, Ontario on Lake Ontario, was formed by joining the Rideau River with the Cataraqui River.

Cataraqui River

Cataraqui(Greater) Cataraqui River
The Rideau Canal, which allows travel from Ottawa to the city of Kingston, Ontario on Lake Ontario, was formed by joining the Rideau River with the Cataraqui River.