Grindstone Island is in Big Rideau Lake,
on the Rideau Canal System between Ottawa (Canadas capital) and
Kingston. The nearest town is Portland,
should fly into Ottawa International Airport (about 1 hr. distant).
Groups are responsible for their own transportation to
There is no local public transportation.
The Internet is always available to you
in the seminar room or from your laptop. Phone service on the Island
is used for Grindstone business and emergencies. There are no public
phones. Your cell phones (with Canadian access) will work.