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Canoe Journeys – #1 Glen Isle on the Mississippi

Glen Isle on the Mississippi

#1 (Beckwith Township)

How To Get There:  From Ottawa take Hwy. 7 to Appleton Side Rd. (County Rd. 17 just east of Carleton Place). North to Cram Road.   Trailer park at corner.

The Launch Site: Left to end of Cram Rd.

The Paddle: Historic Glen Isle is across the river. Paddle in either direction. Look for Lavalee Creek on south side, leading to Trans Canada Trail. A few picnic sites towards Carleton Place.

Watch For: Rapids; many shore and water birds.
Seasonal Information: Not advisable in spring floods.