Rideau Canal Family-Friendly Bike Trail

Canada’s Capital is a cycling enthusiast’s dream destination with more than 800 kilometres (497 miles) of beautiful recreational pathways that link natural areas, parks, gardens and national historic sites. No matter the cycling skill level, Ottawa’s scenic pathways have something to offer the beginner to the more seasoned biker. Cycling is an Ottawa activity the whole family can enjoy together!

But where do you go with the little ones in tow? We have a route for you to consider.

  • Rideau Canal Family-Friendly Bike Trail

    Credit: Ottawa Tourism


Discover this great Rideau Canal family-friendly bike route!

Contact Information

Suggested route: Depart from RentABike, a bicycle rental company located along the east side of the Rideau Canal, under the Plaza Bridge (across the street from the Fairmont Château Laurier and the Westin Ottawa hotel).
Ottawa, Ontario

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Rideau Canal Family-Friendly Bike Trail

RentABike, West (Canal) wall of Senate of Canada, Rideau Street, Ottawa, ON, Canada

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