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Rideau River Provincial Park

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We went here to view a job sight but were able to spend the rest of the day in the beautiful park... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
cynthiahazelwood
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Trenton, Canada
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Lovely quiet park

We stayed one night in the west side of the park. Paid extra for a "premium" site but it wasn't... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
shinysycamore
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We went here to view a job sight but were able to spend the rest of the day in the beautiful park. There is a large picnic area which attaches to 2 trails, a beach & 2 docks. Overall, the sites & park are very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cynthiahazelwood
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We stayed one night in the west side of the park. Paid extra for a "premium" site but it wasn't worth the price. There were nicer sites that actually had a better view of the river that were "regular rate" sites. This area of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shinysycamore
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stayed in site 17 which was a nicely secluded site just beside the lake. The major downside were the loud bull frogs which croaked from midnight to 3am. Get used to this noise or choose somewhere away from the water. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TheStu1962
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We had a great time. Sean the warden was respectful and welcoming. We had a beautiful canoe trip and really enjoyed the beautiful beach, river and campsite. The picnic area was big and lots of shade, lovely beach (water shallow but fun and nice that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Was very pleased with the stay. Stayed on site 41. All of the pull through sites on this row are uneven front to back. But very pleased with the cleanliness of the bathrooms... Used them during the morning, afternoon and at night. Clean. Then there...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Trevor V
Reviewed 31 July 2018

The campsite was great, the staff were very friendly. The comfort stations needed to be cleaned more. This was not a busy place so there could have been some extra cleaning done to the showers, laundry facility and bathrooms, especially the bathrooms.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sandywerf
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Over the phone was told we had a premier site, paid extra. No idea why Was also told they had a dog beach, it isn’t. No beach, cut through the weeds to find gross water is their dog beach. Laid down to rest at 10:30pm...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank jejeanne
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Spent the Long weekend camping. Bathrooms were absolutely disgusting, rarely cleaned and full of dead moths every morning covering the floors. We always had to wait for the bathrooms as there were line ups as there were only 2 bathroom for the 5 sections near...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank Christina N
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I went camping this past weekend with my friends, and unfortunately will not be returning, nor would I recommend camping here unless you are a retired couple. My friends and I rented two campsites across from each other for two nights, the furthest away possible...More

Date of experience: June 2018
8  Thank ECL29
Reviewed 4 February 2018

located nearby to the village of Kemptville, you are in a scenic location but not too far away from anything you might need or want. It is only a 35 or 40 minute drive to the heart of Ottawa, Canada's capital city. The camping facilities...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Pam O
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