Dinghy Cruising with Phillips
Appendix D
(Tim France and Uncle Al have done their best to update addresses and add links as of Jan. 2002 but these of course are subject to change!)

Canadian Hydrographic Service Chart Distribution Office
Ottawa, Ontario K1G 3H6. 
(613) 998-4931 www.chs-shc.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/

  • Charts
  • Sailing Directions
  • The Canadian Aids to Navigation System (their "Information Bulletin #1" is the catalogue, and also lists chart dealers in all major cities.)
  • Radio Aids to Maritime Navigation
  • List of Lights, Buoys and Fog Signals

Canada Centre for Inland Waters
867 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario 
(416) 637-4337  http://www.cciw.ca/nwri/cciw-map.html
(5 day week, short business hours, closed lunchtime and all holidays) 

Boating Safety Infoline (1-800-267-6687)  www.ccg-gcc.gc.ca
Canadian Coast Guard Boating Handbook: Safe Boating Guide

Canadian Government Office of Tourism.
(Department of Industry, Trade and Commerce) 
235 Queen Street, Ottawa. Ontario K1A 0H5 ??????????

National and Provincial Parks in Canada

Ontario Ministry of the Environment
General Inquiry, 
135 St. Clair Avenue West. Toronto. Ontario M4V 1P5. 
(1-800-565-4923)  www.ene.gov.on.ca

Ontario Ministry of Tourism
(416) 744-6391. (1-800-668-2746)
Ontario Travel Information: www.ontariotravel.net

Where to go and how to get there:
Road maps of North America and the world.
www.mapquest.com and www.multimap.com

Tim’s notes:
1. St. Lawrence Islands National Park – I have replaced with web page for all National and Provincial Parks.
2. I have changed ‘Transport Canada’ to ‘Canadian Coast Guard Boating handbook.’ Charts etc. come under ‘Canadian Hydrographic Service Chart Distribution Office.’

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Planning
Chapter 3: Equipment
Chapter 4: Rigging and Sails
Chapter 5: Camping
Chapter 6: Cooking and catering
Chapter 7: Communication
Chapter 8: Navigation
Chapter 9: Heavy Weather
Chapter 10: Spares and repairs
Chapter 11: Clothing, Personal Items, First Aid
Chapter 12: Stowage
Chapter 13: The Record
Appendix A: The CWA Cruising Library
Appendix A1: Dinghy Cruising Logs on line
Appendix B: Book List
Appendix C: Recipes
Appendix D: Addresses: Government Agencies, etc.
Appendix E: Buoyancy Testing