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Rendezvous in the Sault

Bring History to Life in Sault Ste. Marie , Michigan

Posted on July 18th, 2017
Step back in time and experience Sault Ste. Marie as the first Europeans make camp July 29 & 30. Rendezvous in the Sault sets up for a weekend of living history as the Civilian and Military re-enactors depict life in the 17th & 18th Century.
Be on the front lines as the Briti… read more..
St Marys River

Paddle the Waters of Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan

Posted on July 12th, 2017
Please welcome Tom Pink as this week’s guest blogger!  Before I moved to Sault Ste. Marie, my paddling time was limited to the many hours my brother and I spent rowing a fishing boat when we were kids. We preferred the boat to a canoe. Kayaks were few and far between, back then.
It wasn’t un… read more..
Downtown Shopping
Downtown Sault Ste. Marie

A Day in the Soo with a Local

Posted on June 21st, 2017
Greetings! My name is Mariah and I’m a 40 something female that fell in love with Sault Ste. Marie back in 2003. I moved here to attend Lake Superior State University and I found home! 

I’ve been writing these blogs for the last three years and now I want to introduce myself! Why? Beca… read more..

3 Things You Can Only Do on Engineers Day (and So Much More!)

Posted on June 14th, 2017
There are moments in every life when a unique window of opportunity opens and only those who are prepared to climb through that window enjoy an incredible payoff.
We’re talking about things that come around only once a year. Either clear your calendar and seize the day, or pine away and wish for a sec… read more..
International Bridge Walk

International Bridge Walk

Posted on June 6th, 2017
This year’s walk is Saturday, June 24, 2017 Join us for a historical walk! As you walk these picturesque 2.8 miles, you’ll find yourself saying things like: “Look, we’re walking high above the Soo Locks canals.” “Wait! Here comes a freighter beneath the bridge.” “… read more..

St. Marys River Fishing Experience

Posted on May 24th, 2017
Thank you to guest blogger Dan Johnson for this fantastic fishing information.  The scenic St. Marys River offers something for nearly every fisherman in all months of the year, but the spring and summer months from May through August can be the best time to sample the multi-species fishery. A… read more..
Soo Locks Observation Deck

Finding Freighters in Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Posted on May 2nd, 2017
 Now that the Soo Locks Visitor Center (SLVC) is closed for the season, how do you know when there’s a boat approaching the Locks,? With the help of my secret cheat sheet and Marinetraffic.com, you’ll be finding boats like a pro!
The SLVC opens on Mother… read more..
Sault Ste. Marie Vacation Team

Your Sault Ste. Marie Vacation Team is Ready!

Posted on April 25th, 2017
Do you know the best place for a Pasty or which hotels are pet-friendly in Sault Ste. Marie? Maybe not, but this team does! The staff of the Sault Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) has all the answers, or can find them, to help you plan your next trip to the Soo. Soo Locks Observation Deck Scouring the i… read more..
International Bridge Walk

International Bridge Walk June 24th, 2017

Posted on April 20th, 2017
Any view of the Soo Locks is great, but the aerial view from the International Bridge is the best! The amazing opportunity to cross the bridge on foot is only available twice a year: a walk in the spring and a Half-Marathon/Bridge Run in the fall.  The International Bridge Wa… read more..