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Rideau Waterway Land Trust secures Warren property through community fundraising

During these challenging times it is difficult to find bits of good news, but the Rideau Waterway Land Trust (RWLT) has some to share. The Trust has announced the successful completion of the fundraising campaign to acquire the Warren property in Chaffey’s Lock. The campaign began in late February and

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Rideau Waterway Land Trust looks to acquire Opinicon Lake property

The Rideau Waterway Land Trust (RWLT) has launched a fundraising campaign to purchase a large property on Opinicon Lake near Chaffey’s Lock.   The 30-hectare (74-acre) piece of land in the heart of the Rideau Canal, Ontario’s only World Heritage Site, is also within the Frontenac Arch UNESCO World Biosphere

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New entry limits imposed at Rock Dunder hiking trails

The Rideau Waterway Land Trust (RWLT) has announced new entry limits at the popular local hiking destination Rock Dunder. The new changes take effect on Friday, Sep. 18, 2020. According to a statement on RWLT’s Rock Dunder Facebook page, entry to the hiking trails will be limited to 30 groups

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Rock Dunder to open later this week for 2020 season

The Rideau Waterway Land Trust announced on Monday, May 25, 2020 that hikers will be able to access the trails of two of their beloved reserves this coming weekend. Beginning on Saturday, May 30, 2020, the trails of the Rock Dunder and JH Fullard Nature Reserves will be open to

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Guide to free family activities this summer

We’re now a few weeks into the summer of 2019, but it can feel like months to the moms, dads, and other caregivers who are home with their kids this summer looking to find ways to keep their kids entertained. While a week or two of summer camp and a

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OPP remind public not to trespass at Rock Dunder

  Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are reminding hikers and nature enthusiasts that the nature reserve hiking trail at Rock Dunder is not yet open for the season. The Leeds Detachment of the OPP has received notice on numerous occasions of people trespassing at Rock Dunder Nature Reserve,

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