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Rideau Canoe Club looks ahead while celebrating its past

posted Jun 13, 2010, 6:00 PM by Hector Carranco
By Dave Brown, Citizen Special June 13, 2010

As a young boy I remember my father telling me that Hogs Back Falls and the surrounding area of Mooney's Bay was five miles out of the city. Imagine that!

I grew up a half-a-kilometre from there, and developed a love of paddling after taking lessons at the historic Rideau Canoe Club. It is worth taking a closer look at the history and future of this treasured Ottawa landmark