Connecting people with nature in Ontario's Mississippi Valley

Canoe/Kayak the Mississippi River from Appleton to Almonte

Mississippi River from Appleton to Almonte

Sunday, July 4

 Meet at 9 a.m. at the boat launch site in Appleton, on River Road just below the Appleton dam.

When we reach Almonte, we will stop at the Almonte beach where we can swim in the river. We will lock our canoes and go for lunch at a restaurant in Almonte. We will paddle back to Appleton. Each way takes about 2 hours.

Bring: lock, binoculars, rain gear, bug repellent, suntan lotion, hat, paddles, life jacket, bailing bucket and other safety equipment you may need.

Please register beforehand by contacting Suzanne Rebetez at 613- 253-2172 or .

Let us know if you have a canoe and need a partner or, if you wish to partner with someone who has a canoe.

In case of severe weather, this event will be cancelled.  If in doubt, please contact Suzanne.