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Lock 43, Swift Rapids

#2,755 of 4,655 things to do in Ontario
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Fun day trip

We did a day trip via SeaDoo from The Port of Orillia to Port Severn and back. The locks were not... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Rog L
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Cambridge, Canada
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Boating through

The locks are a fun experience. They are educational - engineering - they make you realize how the... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
jackieflpowerboat
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Pompano Beach, Florida
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18 Aug 2017
“Fun day trip”
5 Aug 2016
“Boating through ”
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| GPS Coordinates: 44 51'27.78N 79 32'25.31W, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We did a day trip via SeaDoo from The Port of Orillia to Port Severn and back. The locks were not overly busy so it made the trip go fairly quick. The staff at Lock 43 was very pleasant and helpful. This is a great...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The locks are a fun experience. They are educational - engineering - they make you realize how the water system is controlled. The staff are helpful and nice too.

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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Lock 43 is rather isolated - it is not practical to drive to by road but a great place to access by boat while on the Trent-Severn Waterway. This is the deepest single chambered lock on the Waterway with a life of 14.3 m (47...More

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