Sault Ste. Marie
Sault Ste. Marie was named after Saint Mary’s Falls, and is just north of the City of Sault Ste. Marie in the USA .
Sault Ste. Marie tourist attractions include Casino Sault Ste. Marie, Whitefish Island, the Ermatinger-Clergue National Historic Site,Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre, the Sault Ste. Marie Canal National Historic Site, boat tours of the Sault locks (which connect Lake Superior with the lower Great Lakes), the Art Gallery of Algoma and the Algoma Central Railway’s popular Agawa Canyon Tour Train. Nearby parks include Pancake Bay Provincial Park and Batchawana Bay Provincial Park and Lake Superior Provincial Park.
Wintertime activities are also an asset to Sault Ste Marie’s tourism industry with the annual Bon Soo Winter Carnival, Searchmont Resort as a great ski and snowboard destination, Stokely Creek Lodge (cross country ski resort) and Hiawatha a nearby cross country ski trails. The city also hosts a large snowmobile trail system that criss-crosses the province of Ontario.