Navigational Lock at Keenleyside Dam closed April 28 – May 14

Please be advised that the Navigational Lock at the Hugh L. Keenleyside Dam will be closed from Sunday, April 28th to Tuesday, May 14th inclusive. The lock is scheduled to reopen at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 15th. This closure is necessary to perform maintenance activities that will ensure the long-term, reliable and safe operations of the lock.

We are sorry for any inconvenience that this closure may cause, and thank you for your support while this work is completed.

Regular hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., seven days a week. This service is available at no charge for all properly equipped watercraft.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me directly at 250-365-4565 or by email at