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Sault ste Marie Boardwalk

St. Marys River, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada
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Mississauga, Canada
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

Not much of an attraction but still worth a stroll down after dinner to kill time or just unwind and relax. The view of the international crossing, as well as the distant landscape was nice. Maybe it would have all seemed more complete as something worth doing if it wasnt so cold! ((Visited in Aug 2013 when sault ste marie... More

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Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

It runs all along the riverside with a great view of the bridge, the US and the locks. Last week it was full of flowers. From the Delta hotel it is a nice walk all the way up to the locks and then to the Whitefish island which is another excellent place to walk.

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North Bay, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The Boardwalk is a great place to walk -- whether you have 2 feet or 4. People are friendly. There are generally people fishing; this past summer a very talented young man played keyboard on the boardwalk. If you're up for it, follow the walk up to the locks where there a beautiful park area, wildlife trails, and the House... More

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Cape Coral, Florida
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36 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Nice little walk over looking the river and across to Michigan. So very strange they decided to build such an atrocious mall blocking the entire waterfront. There is an amphitheater, and a farmers market during summer. I love this little city. It is a ghost town after 5pm and on weekends, but if you have a chance to get on... More

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Toronto, Canada
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The board walk goes for a long way which is so nice for a good walk. Who can beat the scenery right beside the water for a beautiful place to be beside the St. Mary's River? One of the most wonderful places to have a great stroll!!!

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Fergus, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

They try, but the simple fact is the river isn't all that pretty to look at. The paths are well-maintained and surprisingly graffiti free, considering the condition of the immediate area. The water outflow from the hydroelectric dam is simply staggering - the river has quite the clip to it. Lack of anything to really look at and overall run-down... More

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

It was nice to explore the boardwalk. Had some unique flowers that I have never seen before. My son loved watching the ducks, crossing the bridges and looking at the water. It was very pretty and relaxing.

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Toronto
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Lots to see, Canadian Bushplane Heritage Ctr, shopping mall, historical boat museum, very cool library, the waterway, Soo USA across the water.

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North Bay
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We took several walks during our stay in SSM. It was always enjoyable and reading plaques along the way to learn about the area. There are many art pieces around too, and just a beautiful place to visit. Plenty of things to visit all along here.

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Searchmont, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Excellent downtown location, lots going on down there. Rotaryfest is a must to attend in the summer here.

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