AA7 Cargo Carrier - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 25.003 W 075° 43.025
18T E 443894 N 5029494
Quick Description: This AA7 Cargo Carrier, manufactured in Canada during the Second World War, is located inside the Lebreton Gallery of the Canadian War Museum, in Ottawa, Ontario
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/11/2019 6:57:08 AM
Waymark Code: WM10QJC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
From an information panel on site:

AA7 Cargo Carrier

This military snowmobile was manufactured in Canada during the Second World War.

After the war, growing concerns about arctic sovereignty and the possibility of a Soviet invasion led the Canadian army to conduct extensive northern exercises and equipment trials. This snowmobile bears the markings of 18 Company of the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps, which conducted arctic testing out of Fort Churchill, Manitoba.

Museum Guide: (visit link)
Location restrictions:
Museum Hours and Fees: April 29 to September 2, 2019 Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours subject to change. Statutory holidays falling within this period follow the above hours of operation. September 3, 2019 to March 31, 2020 Monday to Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fees: Adults $17 - Seniors $15 and students $13 Free on Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Parking on the street in proximity to the museum as well as on the grounds of the museum is available for a fee. A parking garage is also available on site.

Visit Instructions:

1.) Only log the places you physically visit.
2.) Please submit a photo(s) taken by you of your visit to the location (non-copyrighted photos only). GPS photos are also accepted with the location in the background, and old vacation photos are accepted. If you are not able to provide a photo, then please describe your visit or give a story about the visit
3.) Please provide any additional information about the equipment you may have that is not listed in the waymark's description.


Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Military Ground Equipment Displays
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
The Burrow visited AA7 Cargo Carrier - Ottawa, Ontario 9/27/2021 The Burrow visited it
elyob visited AA7 Cargo Carrier - Ottawa, Ontario 10/3/2019 elyob visited it

View all visits/logs