Ages

Sault Ste Marie's Blog

Historical Cemeteries of Sault Ste. Marie

Posted on October 16th, 2019
As the days grow shorter and the darkness closes in earlier each day, it is easy for our minds to wander toward spooky thoughts and locations. The crisp October breeze makes the hairs on your arms stand, and the thought of the departed, who didn’t get the fond farewell that they deserve, makes th… read more..

Making Fall Memories at Point Iroquois Lighthouse

Posted on October 2nd, 2019
You don’t need a time machine to experience the past when you can visit the Point Iroquois Lighthouse in Brimley. Located just twenty minutes west of Sault Ste. Marie, this historical site gives each visitor a unique view into the bygone era of lighthouse keeping and the hands-on experience o… read more..

On a Mission for Great Fall Color in the Upper Peninsula!

Posted on September 17th, 2019
We like the snow in the winter, spring takes forever, summer’s okay, but fall is our favorite season! Once you get north of the Mackinac Bridge, you can’t go wrong in creating your own fall color tour, but timing is everything! If Mother Nature cooperates, we predict to see peak co… read more..

7 Things that you might not know about Tahquamenon Falls

Posted on September 3rd, 2019
One of Michigan’s true treasures, Tahquamenon Falls, has captivated visitors for generations. Whether you’re visiting to see leaves changing colors, the gushing spring runoff or to witness a winter wonderland in January, Tahquamenon is a must-see attraction. With unbeatable sights… read more..

5 Ways to Enjoy a Day at Sherman Park in Sault Ste. Marie!

Posted on August 28th, 2019
With the weekend ahead, take advantage of  beautiful Sherman Park in Sault Ste. Marie! Sherman Park is the perfect location for a family to spend some quality time together! And with this adventure less than ten minutes from downtown Sault Ste. Marie, it is a fantastic option for a day of family… read more..

Clyde’s or the West Pier? Two Soo classics to pick from

Posted on August 6th, 2019
Ketchup or gravy on a pasty? Pan-fried or deep-fried Whitefish? A hamburger from Clyde’s Drive-In or one from the West Pier Drive-In? These are the questions that divide people in the Upper Peninsula, and have defined generations of residents and visitors to the Eastern Upper Peninsula. This is… read more..
Trans Superior Yacht Race

Yacht Race to start near Sault Ste. Marie, end in Minnesota

Posted on July 30th, 2019
In what is known as the world’s longest freshwater sailboat race, the Trans Superior International Yacht Race will be navigating mighty Lake Superior beginning Saturday with participants making their way to the George Kemp Marina throughout the week. read more..

A guide to local Sault Ste. Marie sips

Posted on July 19th, 2019
One does not have to hop far in Sault Ste. Marie to find a watering hole where you can enjoy a locally brewed blast of fresh flavors. Along Portage Avenue, a 21-and-over adult can find three made-in-Sault Ste. Marie breweries. In addition, a bevy of establishments can pour you a glass from some of the st… read more..
SUP Day

Soo Ultimate Paddle Day launches Aug. 17 in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan

Posted on July 15th, 2019
If you love kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding and canoeing, this is the ultimate day for you. It is the return of Sault Ste. Marie’s salute to all things paddle-powered. Now in its third year, Soo Ultimate Paddle (SUP) Day has planted itself as one of the premiere water sporting events in the state… read more..
Voyageur Island

Voyageur Island Kayak Adventure

Posted on July 10th, 2019
There is a hidden gem on the St. Marys River that takes you to a place where you will feel like you are on your own private island. You will have a front row seat to the passing freighters and have the chorus of birds as your soundtrack. The beauty of this retreat is that it is only a 30 minute kayak paddle from… read more..