Gourmet Picnics

Picnics are a lovely summer tradition along the Rideau Canal. These custom ready-made Gourmet picnic baskets are perfect for any outing… from hiking, cycling, paddling, boating, touring or just spending time by the water. Order, pick-up and enjoy your picnic then simply return the basket or ask for the “to go” option in a take away bag.

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!

Step 1 – Order your Gourmet picnic 24hrs ahead by calling Rideau Tours 

Step 2 – Pick up your picnic from Rideau Tours at 1671 Chaffey’s Lock Rd

Step 3 – Find your perfect picnic spot: Along the Cataraqui Trail or a picnic table next to one of the many beautiful nearby Parks Canada lockstations at Chaffey’s Locks, Jones Falls or Newboro. Seeley’s Bay is also a beautiful picnic spot.

  • Picnics include:

    • Insulated picnic basket & tablecloth
    • Cutlery, plates & condiments
    • Choose from smoked turkey wraps or chicken salad sandwiches
    • Local Artisan cheese platter
    • In season veggie & deli platter
    • Apple cider or freshly squeezed lemonade & desserts sweetened with maple 
    • Group rates, custom orders & gluten free options available
    • 85% of Ingredients locally sourced using farm fresh in season produce from Wendy’s Market

    Delivery also available to select Parks Canada Locks along the Rideau.           (Delivery charges vary depending on distances)

    Please indicate any food restrictions and your choice of a wicker basket or                 a cooler bag to take away.

    Order yours today!          $22 per person                                                                            * Group rates available for 12 or more

Book Now

Call us at 613-583-4783 to book a picnic on it’s own or to add to any package or tour!

Rideau Tours
Anne-Marie & Luc


1671 Chaffey's Lock Rd


Upgrade your rental or tour with a gourmet picnic or a shuttle. Just ask when you book!