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Sewer Wave

Fun wave when the river water is high. Watch out for rocks. This spot has a perfect rope hook up for those who want to tow in. It is possible to paddle in at lower water levels but at higher a rope is necessary.

Spot Details

Country: Canada
Nearest town/city: Gatineau / Ottawa
River: Ottawa River
Address: Gatineau, Quebec
Directions: Rue Bégin a Hull
Nearest Surfshops: : Surf Side Ottawa
Latitude: 45.417278855680884
Longitude: -75.74463741723139

Wave Details


Pretty fun wave at higher flows.


Best between 58.4m and 58.9m on the Britannia gauge.


Shallow so watch out for rocks.

River Gauge

Detailed Flow Data

Gatineau / Ottawa Weather Forecast

Monday Tuesday Wednesday
It is forcast to be Chance of a Thunderstorm at 8:00 AM EDT on May 04, 2015
Chance of a Thunderstorm


It is forcast to be Chance of Rain at 8:00 AM EDT on May 05, 2015
Chance of Rain


It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 8:00 AM EDT on May 06, 2015
Partly Cloudy


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