The Place Where Michigan was Born

“We say life here is about drinking in the atmosphere; of looking up at the sky to see that night sky with the stars and the beauty, or to walk a trail and to think of those a thousand years earlier who walked it before you. It is the center of the Great Lakes, and it always has been.” – Cecil Pavlat, a cultural affairs expert and a member of the Sault Tribe of Chippewa Indians and lifelong resident of Sault Ste. Marie.

We’re a diverse waterfront community, and we offer a wealth of things to see and do. Visit us for year-round recreational activities, historical sites, the world-famous Soo Locks, Tahquamenon Falls, spectacular lighthouses, and pristine natural environments.

Restaurant options available in Sault Ste. Marie

March 26, 2020

Are restaurants still open in the Soo? Yes! Despite not being able to dine-in at your favorite spots to… read more..

Making memories on the Lynn Trail System

March 25, 2020

Where is a good place to hike in Sault Ste. Marie? The Lynn Trail System at the Sault Area Recreation Are… read more..

The Ultimate list of 1,000 Foot Freighters on the Great Lakes

March 11, 2020

We love big boats and we cannot lie! It’s hard to say which freighter is your favorite when compa… read more..

3 Ways to Find Freighters in Sault Ste. Marie

March 3, 2020

It’s March, which means that the excitement of spring is in the air, but in Sault Ste. Marie, there is… read more..

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