The Rideau Trail Association Inc. (RTA) promotes, encourages and conducts responsible hiking and similar self-propelled activities while stewarding the Rideau Trail network (between Kingston and Ottawa).

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Being a member of the Rideau Trail Association Inc. is a great way to support the Rideau Trail while also earning you some valuable benefits!

Discover the Trail


Since 1971, the Rideau Trail Association Inc. has established, maintained and encouraged low-impact, self-propelled use of the Rideau Trail, a network of approximately 450 km of hiking trails between the City of Kingston and the City of Ottawa located in the general area of the Rideau Canal and its tributary waters.

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