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.

See important Reference & Links for Sault Ste Marie travel & tourism.


Sault Ste Marie Accommodation

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

Find Accommodation...

view listing for Wawa RV Resort & CampgroundAccommodationWawa RV Resort & Campground

A quiet, rustic, private family-owned campground situated north of the town of Wawa, Ontario just off of Highway 17. A perfect stop on your Lake Superior Circle Tour, the campground has a boreal forest canopy, beside the Magpie River.

More Info

view listing for Days Inn & Suites Sault Ste. MarieAccommodationDays Inn & Suites Sault Ste. Marie

Newly renovated Days Inn & Suites Sault Ste. Marie hotel, just one kilometer from the U.S. border. With its convenient location in the heart of downtown across from Station Mall, we are within walking distance of many attractions

More Info

view listing for Comfort Inn - Sault Ste. MarieAccommodationComfort Inn - Sault Ste. Marie

On Trans-Canada Highway. with 82 airconditioned rooms. located very conveniently near several well-known schools on the US side of the border, such as Sault College of Applied Arts & Technology, Lake Superior State University, and others.

More Info

view listing for Glenview Cottages & CampgroundAccommodationGlenview Cottages & Campground

Glenview’s Campground is the Sault and area’s only Good Sam park. We are annually inspected by Good Sam and meet their high standards of cleanliness and amenities. We offer a 10% discount to Good Sam members. Glenview also offers four Camper Cabins

More Info

view listing for Best Western Sault Ste marieAccommodationBest Western Sault Ste marie

111 beautiful rooms. Some jacuzzi suites with fireplace & wet bar. Continental breafast, casino shuttle. Across from Cascade Crossings Mall.

More Info

Featured AccommodationAdd Your Free Listings
If you're not listed

If your business is not already in the FoundLocally directory (try the SEARCH box at the top), and you would like to be featured (randomly), add yourself to the Free Listings!

More Info

Sault Ste Marie Attractions

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

Find Attractions

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.
More Info

view listing for Bell's Point BeachAttractionBell's Point Beach

We are clean and green. Savour a view of the famous St. Mary's River while camping under majestic white pines. Family oriented and only 10 mins. from downtown core and all amenities. Campground now offers WiFi access.

More Info

view listing for rodda's lakeside vacation propertiesAttractionrodda's lakeside vacation properties

Year round Cottage Rentals Between S.S.Marie and Searchmont or Stokeley Creek ski Resorts, Snowmobiling,Private waterfront cottages- comfortably outiftted-fireplace/Woodstove-Tastefully decorated-SatTV-full Facilities-Laundry -Sauna

More Info

view listing for Searchmont ResortAttractionSearchmont Resort

Non-profit facility boasting highest vertical and best terrain in mid west. Starting 2011/12 season, kids ten and under ski/ride FREE. Next to TOPS trail. Off-season accommodations are launch pad to great fishing, ATV'g, exploring.

More Info

view listing for T and T ProductionsAttractionT and T Productions

Welcome to Sault Ste. Marie Michigan, home of the famous Soo Locks. We Offer Original Videos and Sound Tracks of the Eastern Upper Peninsula - featuring the "Bottom of the Lock" DVD.

More Info

Add Yourself!Add Your Free Listings
If you're not listed

If your business is not already in the FoundLocally directory (try the SEARCH box at the top), and you would like to be featured (randomly), add yourself to the Free Listings!

More Info

Travel Services

Here are some featured travel agencies, trnapsortation and attractions:

Find Travel

view listing for National Car and Truck RentalTravel ServiceNational Car and Truck Rental

National Car Rental operates in over 3,000 locations, and operates over 275,000 quality vehicles that serve over 15 million business & leisure travelers annually.

More Info

view listing for A & M Bus Station (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceA & M Bus Station (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.

More Info

view listing for Budget Car And Truck RentalTravel ServiceBudget Car And Truck Rental

Budget has great deals on Compacts, Mid-sizes, Minivans, and Standard SUVs, even trucks for your move. With "Fastbreak" you have no lines, no paperwork, no signatures...and one-click online booking!

More Info

view listing for Greyhound Canada (Greyhound Bus Depot)Travel ServiceGreyhound Canada (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.

More Info

view listing for National Car and Truck RentalTravel ServiceNational Car and Truck Rental

National Car Rental operates in over 3,000 locations, and operates over 275,000 quality vehicles that serve over 15 million business & leisure travelers annually.

More Info

Featured ListingsAdd Your Free Listings
If you're not listed

If your business is not already in the FoundLocally directory (try the SEARCH box at the top), and you would like to be featured (randomly), add yourself to the Free Listings!

More Info


Travel Information & Links

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.

Sault Accommodation Search:  



Accommodation Search Form...