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Top Ottawa Instagrammers


In spirit of Canada Day on July 1st, we found the top Ottawa Instagrammers who visually capture Canada’s beautiful capital city using CrowdRiff.

Follow and check in with them on Canada Day to see how they are celebrating our nation’s 149th birthday in Ottawa!




This account is run by a tourism ambassador who thoughtfully features shots of Ottawa’s most famous attractions with captions laced with his knowledge of local history.



All of the photos in @carolynnlacasse’s feed are simple yet beautiful, light and playful.




@stephencroley is a student in Ottawa who photographs the city’s urban and natural settings, always managing to capture moments of serenity.




This hip, trendy influencer is the fashionista every millennial wishes they could be. @erinelizabethh is also a YouTuber with over a thousand followers who posts how-to-tutorials on a variety of braids and hairstyles.


Crown braids & boho vibes ✨

A post shared by erin (@erinelizabethh) on




Calling all Ottawa foodies! Turn to this account for the latest and greatest in Ottawa’s food scene. Yummy local secrets from lobster tail caesars to lamb chops can be found here to inspire your next meal quest.




@littlemissottawa posts photos of her adventures around Canada’s capital, showing off her eye for beautiful pictures and focus techniques.


First #puddlegram attempt with @sunderland__ and @elkae ?

A post shared by LittleMissOttawa (@littlemissottawa) on




@landonspics’ pictures are vibrant and colourful, offering stunning pictures of everything from concerts to fireworks – keep an eye on him to see if he posts a photo of Canada Day fireworks!


Canadian Tulip Festival closing fireworks ? Managed to get all of these bursts into a single 28sec long exposure

A post shared by Landon Entwistle (@landonspics) on




@busygirlhealth aims to help busy people in Ottawa find and make good eats that are healthy and tasty. Her posts are often accompanied by recipes and suggestions for local restaurants and products that fit the guidelines of a healthy lifestyle.




This account is run by an outdoor adventurist whose photos are colourful and taken with an appreciation for nature and the great outdoors.


Sled ride on the river before the big melt. #igersottawa

A post shared by Sacha Leclair (@sachaleclair) on




Cats, weddings, forests and quaint urban lifestyles are among the variety of photo subjects @scotthwilson beautifully photographs and shares.


?☀??? @space_friend

A post shared by Scott Wilson (@scotthwilson) on




Perhaps the most important influential Canadian of them all, Prime Minister @justinpjtrudeau’s Instagram showcases the various aspects of his life; His family, job perks and national pride. If you’re in the capital for Canada Day, keep an eye out for him!



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From all of us here at CrowdRiff, Happy Canada Day!



Header Image Credit: Derek Hatfield