5 More Places to Visit as you travel along Lake Superior (Pt.2 of 2)

Your Mar Mac wilderness adventure typically begins with a drive along the shore of Lake Superior to White River, ON.

Last week we showed you our 5 favourite places to stop to explore the natural world along the beautiful, north shore of Lake Superior.  This week our stops center on our favourite man-made attractions that we feel are worthy of your attention.  Again we have listed them from east to west, or Sault Ste. Marie to White River.

photo credit: The Trading Post

1 – As you leave Sault Ste. Marie, we suggest you gas up, grab an ice-cream and check out the shops at the Trading Post and Frontier Village.

photo credit: The Voyageurs’ Lodge and Cookhouse

2 – Next up is Batchewana Bay and The Voyageurs’ Lodge and Cookhouse where you can visit the beach and grab a traditional voyageur meal.  Make sure you get one of their famous apple fritters to go!

photo credit: northernontario.travel

3 – A trip along this segment of highway is not complete without a stop at the Wawa Goose! Park at the visitor center, check out the displays and make sure to get your photo with the famous Wawa Goose!

photo credit: Young’s General Store

4 – Just past the Wawa Goose, take a step back in history at Youngs General Store.  This is one of the most talked about tourist spots on the Trans-Canada Highway, with Henrietta the moose always standing on the front porch waiting to greet you.

photo credit: White River, ON

5 – White River is your gateway to Mar Mac Lodge however make sure to spend some time here learning about the black bear that inspired the beloved Winnie-the-Pooh stories!

As we mentioned last week, there are countless places to stop along this route.  We would be pleased to help you design a personalized itinerary for you and your travel mates.

Watch for our new website coming soon, check us out on social media using the links above and if you haven’t already, make sure you sign up for our newsletter.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized.