Travel Blogs from International Falls
... Falls Hotel, a real hotspot on the lakes. Opened in 1913, it now belongs to the Park Service, who refurbished it in the 1980's using materials, hardware and fixtures to match the original building. We enjoyed being out on the water and getting to see more of this beautiful park before we head out tomorrow.
This visit has been relaxing with cooking good breakfasts each morning instead of being on the run ...
... AT&T dominated so lots of roaming charges) and couldn't locate an RV park on-line earlier in the day. I must say that Manitoba and Northern Ontario cell service sucks! It's virtually nonexistent! Fort Frances looks like it is really suffering since the closure of the pulp and paper mill last year.
We took a walk after dinner and spotted our first wild life of the trip - a friendly skunk!
... to the Koski family cabin out in the wilderness to pump out the water from his boat (it had rained heavy during the night). The place was what I always visualized Canada to be. Nestled at the side of the lake buried deep in the woods, the Koski’s cabin was bigger than some houses in Fort Frances, and was extremely comfortable. Tom has invited me back and I look forward to the next visit to Canada when hopefully we can all stay up there visiting for ...
... 10,000 lakes, and there are actually almost 12,000 lakes over 10 acres in size. As I approached the northeast corner of the state I saw that I was close to International Falls so I decided to go take a look. Surprise, no falls! Talking to some locals, it seems that they dammed up the falls and built a power plant. Destroying a waterfall just to supply electricity to tens ...
... American War. All of the men and women depicted in the mural were connected to folks in Ashland. WOW!
The Oredock Mural shows the largest concrete boat dock (1800 feet) ever built for loading and unloading Iron ore and other products on Lake Superior. Sadly, the dock fell into disrepair and is ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Thunderbird Lodge International Falls
Other places to stay in International Falls
2326 US Highway 53 South/Frontage Rd, International Falls | 1 star hotelfrom $64
2331 Highway 53 S, International Falls | 2 star hotelfrom $76
10 Riverview Boulevard, International Falls | 1 star hotelfrom $55
2002 2nd Ave West, International Falls | Hotelfrom $42
1500 Highway 71 Box 272, International Falls | 3 star hotelfrom $118