Paddling Routes

Grab your paddles for a rip on the Thames River


With nearly 400 km of waterways navigable by canoe or kayak, the Thames River is a great paddling adventure through the heart of Ontario's Southwest. Check out these paddling routes along the major branches of the river along with route maps to guide you along your discovery of the Thames.

PLEASE NOTE: Contact each location to check for availability. We’re preparing for your visit using Ontario’s most up to date COVID-19 guidelines and ask all travellers to do the same before they set out on their trip. LEARN MORE HERE.

Paddling the Thames