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TOURISM

Boating
Located between Toronto and Kingston at the entrance of the Murray Canal, Brighton is the gateway to the Trent Severn Waterway and 1000 Islands.

Dock your boat in Brighton to refuel, stock up on supplies, enjoy a nice meal, visit the attractions, and stay at our accommodations all located at the harbour. Winter boat storage is also available.

Murray Canal: For more information about the Murray Canal, please contact the operator at the swing bridge at 613-475-1299.

If arriving from the US you may report to Canada Customs 1-888-226-7277 at the bridge - located at the southern shore of the canal to the east of the bridge.

Public Launches/ Docks: Presqu'ile Park, Stoney Point, Ontario & Harbour Street, Bay & Baldwin Street.


BOATsmart Canadian Boating License
A Pleasure Craft Operator Card is required to operate power-driven boats and watercraft in Canada - Itís The Law.

Every person who operates a motorized boat in Canada must obtain proof of competency. You can obtain a Pleasure Craft Operator Card by passing a Transport Canada Accredited boating safety test. Getting your Operator Card proves that you are a competent boater and ensures that you understand Canadaís navigation rules and how to boat safely.

Boaters can obtain their official Pleasure Craft Operator Card, commonly known as a boat license or boat card, by successfully passing the BOATsmart! exam.

Get your Boat License - CLICK HERE!