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Lanark County Tourism
Toll-Free Hotline 1-888-452-6275
99 Christie Lake Road
Perth, Ontario K7H 3C6
Phone: 613-267-4200  Ext. 1530
Fax: 613-267-2964
E-Mail tourism@lanarkcounty.ca

INFORMATION CENTRES
Almonte Old Town Hall
14 Bridge Street, Almonte, ON, K0A 1A0
613-256-1077 x 21

Carleton Place Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Centre
170 Bridge St, Carleton Place, ON K7C 2V7
(613) 257-1976

Perth Tourism and Matheson House Museum
11 Gore St E, Perth, ON K7H 1H4
(613) 267-1947

TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS
Transport Thom operates a commuter bus in conjunction with OC Transpo. Route 503 has several stops including Perth, Carleton Place and Ottawa.

Greyhound also has stops on Highway 7 at the Perth Ultramar and Baron’s Inn, Carleton Place.

Via Rail has a passenger service station in Smiths Falls.

Lanark Transportation Association offers shuttles from Lanark to both Carleton Place and Perth. Route Details are available at the following link: Ride the LT Page 1 Page 2

Ottawa – Almonte – Carleton Place – Perth commuter bus: Fares and Schedule
The cost is $22.00 cash one-way fare, or you may purchase a strip of 10 tickets for $90.00 or a monthly pass for $325.00. With the monthly passes you can purchase a photo ID for approximately $8.00 from OC Transpo and you can use their buses as well. Office is located at 100 Industrial Avenue, Carleton Place, where you can purchase the tickets and monthly passes. Shoppers Drug Mart in Almonte sells a strip of 10 tickets for $90.00.

ROUTE 502/503
Morning Pick up locations in Almonte
6:17   HIGHWAY 29/ RAE RD.
6:19   HIGHWAY 29/ SCOTT ST.
6:21    BRIDGE STREET/ AT THE ARENA
6:23    QUEEN STREET/ MILL ST. ( SUBWAY)
6:25    QUEEN STREET/ CLYDE ST. (CO-OPERATORS)
6:26    OTTAWA STREET, MARCH ROAD (SHOPPER’S)

DROP-OFFS in Ottawa
43    HOLLY ACRES & RICHMOND ROAD
45     CARLING AVE. @ WESTGATE
49     CARLING & HOLLAND
50     CARLING & PARKDALE
52     CARLING @ CIVIC HOSPITAL MAIN ENTRANCE
53     CARLING & PRESTON
54     CARLING & BOOTH
00     KENT & SOMERSET
01     KENT & LAURIER
04     SLATER & BANK
07     SLATER & METCALFE ( TIM HORTONS )
16     PLACE DU PORTAGE (UNDER 1ST WALKWAY), GATINEAU
25     VANIER TOWERS

Afternoon pick-up locations in Ottawa to return to Almonte
15:35        PLACE DU PORTAGE
16:00        NEPEAN STREET & METCALFE ( AT SOBEY’S )
16:02        ALBERT STREET @ WORLD EXCHANGE PLAZA (@THE FRONT DOORS)
16:04        ALBERT & BANK ST.
16:06        LYON & LAURIER ST.
16:10        CARLING & PRESTON
16:15        CARLING AVE. @ CIVIC HOSPITAL
16:25        CARLING AVE. @ WESTGATE
16:45        OTTAWA STREET ALMONTE ( SHOPPERS DRUG MART)
16:47        QUEEN STREET @ CO-OPERATORS
16:49        ALMONTE ARENA
16:52         HWY #29 @ SCOTT STREET
16:54        HWY. 29 @ RAE ROAD

TAXI SERVICE
Carleton Place – County Cab (613) 253-7777
Carleton Place – Bud’s Taxi (613) 257-5911
Perth – Access Taxi (613) 264-1212
Perth – K&K Cab (613) 264-4001
Smiths Falls – Access Taxi (613) 283-1441

Transportation-Map

GUIDED TOURS
Historical Walks & Haunted Walks with Susan Code McDougall

Lonely Ghost Walk with Classic Theatre Festival

View the Perth Wildlife Reserve with Rideau Valley Conservation

Tour the Silver Queen Mica Mine at Murphys Point Provincial Park with Tobi Kiesewalter

Walking tours of Carleton Place through the Carleton Place & Beckwith Heritage Museum

 

Enter St. Peter Celestine Church in Pakenham with local expert Terry Currie  (613) 256-3441

St. Peter Celestine Church in Pakenham (Mississippi Mills) is the only church in the county built in the French Classic style and is one of only three Canadian churches known to retain its particular Classic Italianate interior decoration. The superb original interior decor was restored as part of the church’s centennial celebrations in 1993.

For a hands-on workshop experience, click People to Meet.

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