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Ranked #1 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Bodies of Water; Trails; Historic Sites
Owner description: One of the oldest landmarks in Ottawa, this canal is filled with boats in the summer and becomes the "World's Longest Skating... more » Owner description: One of the oldest landmarks in Ottawa, this canal is filled with boats in the summer and becomes the "World's Longest Skating Rink" in the winter. « less
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Ranked #2 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Parks
Owner description: Dubbed the "emerald necklace," this rural landscape spans 200 square-kilometers of open space containing farms, forests,... more » Owner description: Dubbed the "emerald necklace," this rural landscape spans 200 square-kilometers of open space containing farms, forests, natural areas, recreational facilities, and public and private research complexes. « less
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Ranked #3 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas

If you love trees, Ottawa's Arboretum is a lovely place to visit in any season. It is adjacent to the Central Experimental Farm. There are five public areas to visit at the... more »

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Ranked #4 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Parks
This pretty park is located near several museums, churches and the Ottawa River.
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Ranked #5 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Waterfalls
Beautiful 60-foot waterfall where the Rideau River and Rideau Canal part.
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Ranked #6 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Lookouts
Lookout offering a beautiful view of the city and a commemorative statue of Canada's founder, Samuel de Champlain.
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Ranked #7 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
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Ranked #8 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Islands
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Ranked #9 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Parks
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Ranked #10 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Large pavilion on Dows Lake with restaurants and a marina that serves as a year-round recreational center.
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Ranked #11 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #12 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Waterfalls
Picturesque waterfall that is especially pretty when lit up at night.
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Ranked #13 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Islands; Parks

This small park is located on an island in the Ottawa River that can be accessed via exits in either direction from the Champlain Bridge. more »

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Ranked #14 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Parks
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Ranked #15 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Ranked #16 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
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Ranked #17 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
  • Worth a visit 07/02/2013
Category: Islands; Parks
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Ranked #18 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
Category: Parks
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Ranked #19 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
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Ranked #20 of 24 Outdoors in Ottawa
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Category: Golf Courses
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