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Gather around with your family and friends beside the warm radiant heat of Napoleon's Riverside 36 outdoor gas fireplace. The Riverside 36 features Napoleon's PHAZER log set, mesh safety screen and 100% stainless steel construction to withstand the toughest outdoor environments. Installation possibilities are endless with Napoleon's Riverside 36 as there is no venting or chimney required. Perfect for any spot in your backyard.

Riverside Outdoor Gas Fireplace Brochure


    • 100% stainless steel construction for maximum durability and weather resistance
    • Protective brushed stainless steel cover included
    • Brushed stainless steel upper and lower louvres
    • Millivolt remote control valve with built-in adjustable flame heat control
    • Zero clearance to combustibles
    • Piezo ignitor for easy starts
    • Exclusive PHAZER glowing log set
    • Standard safety screen
    • Optional remote control
    • Natural Gas or Propane (with optional conversion kit)

    Not recommended for use above 4,500 feet elevation

    Napoleon Riverside 36 Outdoor Gas Fireplace | GSS36N | Technical Details


    Product Details

    Fuel Type: Gas
    Vent Type: Vent Free
    Ignition Type: Millivolt
    Installation Type: Zero Clearance
    Style: Traditional
    Model: Natural Gas (NG) Propane (LP)
    Max. (BTU/HR): 40,000 BTU's 40,000 BTU's
    Min. (BTU/HR): BTU's BTU's
    Napoleon Riverside 36 Outdoor Gas Fireplace | GSS36N | Dimensions


    Actual Dimensions

    Height Width Depth
    351/2" 373/8" 131/4"

    Framing Dimensions

    Height Width Depth
    353/4" 371/2" 131/2"

    Technical Drawings

    For more detail please see the Installation Manual

    GSS36 Technical Drawing 1
    GSS36 Technical Drawing 2


    1. Do I need to purchase anything else with this fireplace?

    No, the Riverside Fireplace comes ready to install. It includes the log set, louvers and safety screen. If you are using propane rather than natural gas, you will need to purchase the conversion kit from the drop down menu above. You can also add Napoleon's F45 on/off remote.

    2. How will the fireplace be delivered? Will the delivery driver bring it into my house?

    All fireplaces are delivered via freight (tractor trailer truck) to the specified street address you provide us, we do provide free lift gate service with all freight deliveries. The delivery driver is only responsible for unloading the items from the truck, not to move them anywhere. For more information on the delivery process visit our FAQ page.

    3. How is the fireplace vented?

    The Riverside is a vent free outdoor fireplace. Because the fireplace is outdoors it does not require any type of venting.

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