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... unique experience that cannot be seen anywhere else in the United States! The Locks consist of two canals and four locks that allow vessels of many types/sizes to safely traverse the 21-foot drop in elevation of the St. Mary’s River between Lake Superior and Lakes Michigan and Huron. From viewing decks, you can watch "Lakers" and "Salties" (ocean-going vessels) as they travel the seaway between ports and navigate the rise/drop of the water levels.
... the route through Fort Francis was much more scenic, and there were A LOT of trucks. Thunder Bay on a rainy night may not show it's best attributes, but after a long day we were ready for bed. Swirling white fog and more rain led the way this morning as we skirted the elusive Lake Superior towards Sault Ste Marie. According to the GPS we were right beside it, but the fog ...
... before. It may be true of Sudbury as well but was less obvious to me.
After our afternoon walk we hit the road for our stop in Marathon. Since it is unseasonably cold we are debating weather to camp or motel it in Marathon.
Like Sudbury, Sault Ste Marie has a beautiful boardwalk, this one along the river and the locks.
From the ...
... could be so big!
We have made many stops in various camp grounds along the way, such as Neys Provincial park and Pancake Bay Provincial Park. Both had amazing sandy beaches and lush vegetation such as fir trees and maple. Compared to Alberta, Ontario seems so exotic with all the different landscapes. I love it here!
... about 30 minutes longer then the original route. We informed our friends who then changed the reservations to 7:30. Perfect! Or so we thought. Suddenly we heard a loud noise and while trying to decide if it was the pavement or the car we pulled to the side of the road. Patrick got out to inspect the tires. We have a flat tire, in fact it had ...
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