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Most Insta-Worthy Places in Rideau Lakes

Rideau Lakes is full of natural beauty, historic sites, and unique landmarks. Make your Instagram shine with photos and videos from these special places in Rideau Lakes!

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1.  The Footbridge at Chaffeys Locks

There is so much history behind Chaffeys Locks which you can discover at the LockMaster’s Museum, Memory Wall, and Cemetery. The Chaffeys Locks footbridge offers the perfect location for an Insta-Moment.


2. The Big Cow at Forfar Dairy 

Add some quirky fun to your Instagram with a visit to the Forfar Dairy cow!

 Forfar Insta Worthy places


3. The Old Stone Mill in Delta

Stunning architecture and seasonal beauty awaits at the Delta Old Stone Mill. The Mill is beautiful year round but the holiday season offers something special.


 4. The Red Brick School in Elgin

With back-to-school season underway, what is more timely than a photo with the historical red brick school in Elgin?

Red Brick School permission from Diane Haskins photographer


5. The Summit at Rock Dunder 

The challenging hike up Rock Dunder rewards you with a stunning view of Rideau Lakes. Your followers are sure to love your photos from the top!


6. The giant fish at Norris’s Live Bait and Tackle near Newboro  

Fishing is big in Rideau Lakes but maybe not this big! Snap a fun photo next to the giant fish under the sign in front of Norris’s Live Bait and Tackle & Hunting Centre.  

Big Fish at Norris Outdoors 


7. Spy Rock 

Spy Rock on Foley Mountain offers gorgeous views of Westport year round. A picture perfect Insta-Memory.




8. Stone Arch Dam at Jones Falls

The Stone Arch Dam surrounds Jones Falls and was built in 1832. A historical Instagram gem of Rideau Lakes!



9. Rideau Antiques in Rideau Ferrry

Let the thrill of the hunt lead you to Rideau Antiques in Rideau Ferry! Snap some photos among the endless categories of antiques and pick out something special to mark the trip.



10. No. 9 Gardens in Morton

The Eco-Art Exhibition is on. Eight celebrated Canadian artists have been commissioned to create art installations at No.9 Gardens that speak to their natural surroundings. https://www.no9gardens.ca/eco-art-exhibition

 No9 GardensAnenomes by John Dickson


 11. Liars Bench at the Opinicon 

This is a historic place to tell tall tales about your fishing adventures. Now it's a great place to have an ice cream! Try the caramelly & chocolate flavour called "Golden Squirell" on a handmade waffle cone - you will not be dissapointed!


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