Leeds Grenville
Kemptville to Jasper

This route starts in Kemptville from the Rideau Glenn Golf Course and loops around to Jasper and Merrickville, then back to Kemptville. The Locks This Way Lollipop offers cyclists a great introduction to the Rideau Canal lock stations system.

You will be cycling along the beautiful waterway for a large portion of this tour. This route also has optional stops at apple orchards and a visit to one of eastern Ontario’s hot spots for artists and art galleries – the quaint village of Merrickville.

Up for more of a challenge? This 76km circle joins up with the 125km Rideau Canal Cycling Itinerary: Westport – Delta – Jasper route, making a 201km loop that allows you to explore all of Leeds Grenville.

Route Length: 76 km

Download PDF of this ride: Rideau Canal: Kemptville, Merrickville, Jasper

More cycling information from this area: The Great Waterway Cycling Itineraries