Lock 39 - Portage

33245 Region Road #50, ,

Parks Canada

Lock 39, isolated from road traffic, is a very popular spot with well-maintained grounds and a reasonably large boater camping area. It is an easy walk down a gravel road or a short bike ride to the Talbot Dam, a popular tourist spot for the two-week pickerel run in mid-April and whitefish run in the fall. This lock is 289 kms up the Trent-Severn Waterway, has a lift of 4 metres (13 ft), and can be found on chart 2025.


GPS Coordinates: 44.498683640, -79.132664980