The US Sault Locks upstream (with International Bridge) This section gives you all of the travel information for Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario (the "Sault") and Sault Ste Marie, Michigan (the "Soo"), including city and area tourist attractions (on both sides of the border), hotels and accommodations, city maps, as well as getaway travel from Sault Ste. Marie.

The Sault Locks are a big part of the attraction in Sault Ste Marie, with the American Locks used for the large Great Lakes ships, and the Canadian Locks used for recreational boats, as well as a National Historical Site.

Visit our sister site, TransCanadaHighway.com, for coast-to-coast travel info.

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Sault Ste Marie Accommodation

Here are some featured hotels, motels, long-term rentals, lodges/cottages, and campgrounds in the Sault Ste Marie area:

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view listing for Parkway MotelAccommodationParkway Motel

Fully-renovated Motel with complimentary high-speed Internet, refrigerators, microwaves, hairdryers coffee makers +. Smoke free, In some rooms we accept pets. Parkway Motel is two-diamond rated by AAA

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view listing for Plaza Motor HotelAccommodationPlaza Motor Hotel

A hybrid of sorts. We are an intimate-sized property with 21 finely appointed guest rooms one would more likely find in a country inn or bed and breakfast but we have the convenience and price point of a traditional park-at-your-door style motel.

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view listing for Bruce Bay Cottages & LighthouseAccommodationBruce Bay Cottages & Lighthouse

Escape to nature on two private islands and stay in a cozy cottage or the McKay Island Lighthouse. Complimentary canoes,kayaks,bikes and nature trails.

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view listing for Howard Johnson Sault Ste Marie ONAccommodationHoward Johnson Sault Ste Marie ON

On Trans-Canada Highway, Free Snowmobile Parking, Drive-up Rooms, Meeting Rooms available Complimentary Continental Breakfast

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view listing for Twilight ResortAccommodationTwilight Resort

Twilight Resort is located on beautiful Lake Superior and fills the needs of any camper whether you prefer to tent, bring your RV or relax in one of our cabins. Our camp sites are available with or with out power and sewage hookup

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Sault Ste Marie Attractions

Here are some featured local attractions, museums, historical sites, and festivals:

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view listing for Sault Golf ClubAttractionSault Golf Club

This course offers a variety of different holes to make each round challenging. It is known for being the best in northern Ontario. A creek and several ponds come into play on five of the eighteen holes. The signature hole, number 17, is a

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view listing for Tanglewood Marsh Golf ClubAttractionTanglewood Marsh Golf Club

A new and very scenic course is carved out of the forest, known for its wildlife and natural settings. The water hazards (marshy ponds) come into play on seven holes.
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view listing for Root River Golf ClubAttractionRoot River Golf Club

This executive course, built in 1940, offers challenging golf play for intermediate to the most experienced of golfers. The course is well-treed and relatively flat, making it easy-walking. The mature trees come into play on five of the nine holes.

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view listing for Soo Brewing CompanyAttractionSoo Brewing Company

Soo Brewing Company produces beer that meets and exceeds the highest standard, our own. Our products are unique and innovative, yet hold true to the old-world brewing traditions of our ancestors.

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view listing for Union Jack BrewingAttractionUnion Jack Brewing

We pride ourselves of creating premium craft beer that will be talked about after it's long gone. Union Jack Brewing Company is our dream come true. We brew, in-house, several varieties of our own hand-crafted ales

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Travel Services

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view listing for Desbarats Service Centre (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceDesbarats Service Centre (Greyhound Bus Depot)

Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, serving nearly 1,100 locations. It has become an icon of bus travel, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to 6.5 million passengers each year.

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view listing for Wawa Print & Litho Inc (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceWawa Print & Litho Inc (Greyhound Bus Depot)

Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, serving nearly 1,100 locations. It has become an icon of bus travel, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to 6.5 million passengers each year.

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view listing for Alagash Investments (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceAlagash Investments (Greyhound Bus Depot)

Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, serving nearly 1,100 locations. It has become an icon of bus travel, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to 6.5 million passengers each year.

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view listing for North Woods Motor Inn Ltd (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceNorth Woods Motor Inn Ltd (Greyhound Bus Depot)

Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, serving nearly 1,100 locations. It has become an icon of bus travel, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to 6.5 million passengers each year.

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view listing for R & J Variety (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceR & J Variety (Greyhound Bus Depot)

Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, serving nearly 1,100 locations. It has become an icon of bus travel, providing safe, enjoyable and affordable travel to 6.5 million passengers each year.

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Sault Ste Marie Intown Attractions

Sault Ste Marie Lock Tours on the waterfront

There is lots to see and do around Sault Ste Marie, both on the Ontario side and the Michigan side of the St Mary's River. Take a tour of the city's shoreline, either from land or by boat. You can visit a museums, lots of parks and waterfront greenspace, and activities and sports to keep anybody busy (and happy). We even have a page that has tips on hundreds of things to do with kids.


Nearby Towns & Attractions

Hilton Beach Marina with Sailboats, on St Josephs Island

There are a lot of attractions in the countryside around Sault Ste Marie. You can head north on the Transportation-Canada Highway (or take the train!) and visit the scenic Agawa Canyon in Lake Superior Provincial Park, a favourite of the Group of Seven artists. Or you can head south into Michigan; and explore its Upper Peninsula, nestled between Lake Superior and Lake Michigan. Or you can head east to enjoy pretty St Joseph's Island (shown) or even futher east along the North Channel of Lake Huron to Manitoulin Island.


Sault Ste Marie Accommodation

Punta Cana beach in Domenican Republic

There are many accommodation options in the area, from first class hotels, to motels, beds & breakfast, long-term accommodation, wilderness lodges and camping.


Away: Travelling Out of Town

We even have lots of tips for getting away, including other countries' Online Travel Offices, links to travel guidebooks' web sites. We even have links to sites that can help you plan a honeymoon, eloped wedding, or romantic getaway. To round things out we have information about Canada & US Customs, a listing of Canadian embassies and consulates around the world, and an overview of our airport(s) and links to airports around the world (so you can check what to do during connections between flights)


Sustainable Travel & Eco-Tourism

Going Green: Eco-friendly content!

We recogize that travel inherently uses a lot of energy and a lot of resources, since it involves moving us (and our luggage) large distances around the world. Here are a number of suggestions for reducing our impact as well as our "carbon footprint".


Travel Feature

For those travelling between Canada & the US, those entering (or re-entering) the U.S.A. BY AIR are required to present a valid passport, Air NEXUS card, or U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Document. As of January 31, 2008, these rules include those entering the USA BY LAND OR SEA.

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