Links and tools

A curated set of links I am working on...

Rideau Waterway and Communities

Maps and Guides

Jim Elder’s Map
Rideau Canal and Trent Waterway
Jim Elder’s GPS Waypoints for the Rideau Canal Lockstations
rideauCanalGates.gpx contains approximate waypoints for the upper and lower gates of each lockstation of the Rideau Canal. After downloading it to your computer (right-click, Save Link/Target As…), you should be able to open it in programs such as Google Earth (File->Open) or upload it to your GPS via your GPS software (if you need it in another format, google for the open source conversion tool gpsbabel). The datum is WGS84 (which is within 2 m of NAD83

Parks and Communities