Useful Links

TOURISM WEBSITES

Ontario Tourism
Official consumer tourism website for the province of Ontario.
www.ontariotravel.net
 
Direction Ontario
Official francophone consumer tourism website for Ontario.
www.directionontario.ca
 
Canadian Tourism Commission
Official consumer tourism website for Canada.
www.canada.travel

Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC)
Official private-sector advocate representing tourism businesses at a national level
www.tiac.travel

Renfrew County Museums Network
Official website for the collection of 24 museums in Renfrew County.
www.renfrewcountymuseums.org


FISHING WEBSITES

Algonkin Fly Fishers
A fly fishing club located in Eganville, Ontario. The club was founded in 2003 to promote fly fishing in the Ottawa Valley.
http://www.algonkinflyfishers.com/ 

 
 
OTTAWA RIVER LINKS

Ottawa River Keeper
Advocacy and Education for a swimmable, fishable, drinkable Ottawa River.
http://www.ottawariverkeeper.ca/
 
The Swim Guide
Swim Guide is built and powered by Waterkeepers to connect you to beaches and swimming holes everywhere.

https://www.theswimguide.org/  

Satellite Images of the Ottawa River
http://www.satelliteimpressions.com/river.html 

 
GENEALOGICAL LINKS

Upper Ottawa Valley Mailing List
Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogy discussion mailing list is open to anyone involved in family research in Renfrew and Pontiac Counties of the Upper Ottawa Valley region of Ontario and Quebec, Canada
http://www.valleynet.on.ca/%7Eaa127/uovgen/uovgen.html
 
Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogical Group
A non-profit organization to foster the study of the genealogy of the families who live or lived in the Upper Ottawa Valley in Renfrew and Pontiac Counties.
http://www.uovgg.ca
 
MISCELLANEOUS LINKS

Greyhound Canada
Commuter bus transportation service to various Ottawa Valley communities (Pembroke, Cobden, Renfrew, Arnprior)
http://www.greyhound.ca/


Bed and Breakfasts Online
Eastern Ontario section of Canada’s complete bed and breakfast web server, including information on bed and breakfasts in the Ottawa Valley.
http://www.bbcanada.com/bb_on.cfm?region=Eastern_Ontario
 

Renfrew County Health Care Partnerships
Links for health care facilities in Renfrew County
http://www.renfrewcountyhealth.ca/
 
ghosttownpix.com
Ghost Towns of Ontario
http://www.ghosttownpix.com/ 

Backroad Mapbooks
Outdoor recreation and fishing guidebooks and maps for recreational enthusiasts across Canada
www.backroadmapbooks.com
 

BOATsmart

Federal law in Canada mandated by Transport Canada, stipulates that all persons who operate a powered watercraft fitted with any size or type of motor must have a Pleasure Craft Operator Card.
Contact:
http://www.boatsmartexam.com/

Ottawa Valley Tourist Association