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You can rent skates, sleighs, tricycles or sharpen your skates at one of three locations on the Rideau Canal Skateway.

Rideau

Visit the Capital Skates website for more information, or call 819-576-6839.

Hours

  • Monday to Sunday, 10 am to 10 pm
  • No equipment rented after 8 pm.

Rates

All rentals require a deposit. Reservation and payment online only.

Fifth

Visit the Capital Skates website for more information, or call 819-576-3419.

Hours

  • Friday, 3 pm to 9 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 10 am to 9 pm
  • No equipment rented after 8 pm.

Note : When the rental location at Rideau is closed (due to closure of that segment of the Skateway), the Fifth rest area will be open (daily, 10 am to 10 pm).

Rates

All rentals require a deposit. Reservation and payment online only.

Dows

Visit the Dows Lake Pavilion website for more information, or call 613-232-1001.

Hours

  • Monday to Friday, 9:30 am to 10 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 9 am to 10 pm
  • No equipment rented after 9 pm or 8 pm on Sundays.

Rates

All rentals require a deposit and a valid photo ID (e.g. driver's licence). Health cards cannot be accepted.