BOATING IN ONTARIO
Boaters from around the world are drawn to Ontario waterways, and for good reason! With more than 400,000 lakes, streams and rivers, Ontario is a boater's haven. Experience beautiful scenery, enjoy cool, clean water and wildlife viewing opportunities.
Whether you’re an experienced powerboater or new to the sport, cruising along the water is a great way to see Ontario. Plan your visit today!
CANADIAN BUOYAGE SYSTEM
In 1983, Canada adopted the IMO (International Maritime Organization) Buoyage System, or aids to navigation, used internationally. This system includes port hand buoys, starboard hand buoys, cardinal buoys and special buoys.
Learn about the buoys used in the Canadian Buoyage System