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Hawkesbury, [http://www.hawkesbury.ca], is a pleasant small town situated on the Ottawa River near the [[Ontario]]-[[Quebec]] border about midway between [[Montreal]] and [[Ottawa]]. Both English and French are widely spoken here and there is a large francophone population. A bridge crosses the river to the town of Grenville, Quebec.
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Hawkesbury, [http://www.hawkesbury.ca], is a pleasant small town situated on the Ottawa River near the [[Ontario]]-[[Quebec]] border about midway between [[Montreal]] and [[Ottawa]]. Both English and French are widely spoken here and there is a large francophone population. A bridge crosses the river to the town of [[Grenville]], Quebec.
  
 
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For an unknown reason, gas prices in this region are systematically lower (i.e. 5-10 cents per litre) than in Montreal and Ottawa.
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Gas prices in this region are generally lower (i.e. 5-10 cents per litre) than in Montreal and Ottawa.
  
 
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'''Voyageur Provincial Park''', ''+1 613'' 674-2825, [http://www.ontarioparks.com/English/voya.html], is located a few miles east of Hawkesbury.
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*'''Voyageur Provincial Park''', ''+1 613'' 674-2825, [http://www.ontarioparks.com/English/voya.html], is few miles east of Hawkesbury.
  
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Latest revision as of 05:12, 17 April 2011

Hawkesbury, [1], is a pleasant small town situated on the Ottawa River near the Ontario-Quebec border about midway between Montreal and Ottawa. Both English and French are widely spoken here and there is a large francophone population. A bridge crosses the river to the town of Grenville, Quebec.

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At this point the Ottawa River is wide and good for boating and sailing. Nearby on the Rouge River, whitewater activities such as rafting, kayaking and canoeing are popular.

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Gas prices in this region are generally lower (i.e. 5-10 cents per litre) than in Montreal and Ottawa.

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  • Voyageur Provincial Park, +1 613 674-2825, [2], is few miles east of Hawkesbury.



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