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Address: Port Huron, MI

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I grew up here

I've always lived around the bridge or bridges as it is now so I suppose I don't see all the marvel to them. They've just always been there but the area's around them are very... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Port Huron, Michigan
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Port Huron, Michigan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

I've always lived around the bridge or bridges as it is now so I suppose I don't see all the marvel to them. They've just always been there but the area's around them are very nice. Either coming in on one or going out on one the height is impressive and they are clean. My fiance and I walk the... More 

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Michigan
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77 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Been across the bridge many times going to and from Canada. Under the bridge, there is a great viewing spot for lake freighters passing on to Lake Huron. Worth a stop!

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Chicago, Illinois
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236 attraction reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

The bridge is under renovation and only one span is open at a time. The construction did not cause any delays for us. The views are still gorgeous. It is amazing how fast the current runs under the bridge.

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Swanton, Ohio, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

One of the reasons to be a tourist in Port Huron is watching the Great Lakes freighter traffic. Big boats crossing under the double span makes for great photography. The river walk south of the bridge is a favorite place for visitors and locals alike. (The views are even better on the Canadian side).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

If you would rather visit a cute, quaint, little low-crime town with constant festivals for every season, then Port Huron, MI on the Great Lakes is the way to go! In the winter, see all of the beautiful Christmas lights. -Especially in the downtown area or Vantage Point. Birchwood Mall is always lit-up beautifully. Palmer Park offers great hills to... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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56 reviews 56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Very cool to see the bridge from Port Huron looking over to Canada. There are several parks along the river area and you can walk around under the bridge area. Very cool to see at night and during the day.

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Sarnia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We have lived in the area since 1982 and cross the bridges daily. Peaceful and Calming... Watch the ships for hours, notice the country ownership flags on the freighters as they pass regularly. You might even see two passing each other in opposite directions before or after the bridge. Travel to the Canadian side for "Fries under the Bridge". Great... More 

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Pleasantville, New York, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I live in the area, but still visit the bridges often.....Spring, Summer, Winter or Fall. It is always breathtaking and makes me feel blessed to enjoy this view whenever I wish. No, it's not an amusement park or video game......just beautiful scenery that never fails to impress. It's also a hot spot for pictures and freighter fanatics!

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Dahlonega
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I lived in Port Huron in the 1960's when there was only one bridge into Sarnia from Port Huron. It is beautiful and even more beautiful lit up at night.

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Allendale
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I haven't seen the golden gate yet. I have seen most of the other landmark bridges tho and I can say blue water is super cool. Great heights in such a Short span with monstrous cargo ships passing underneath! Plus a spectacular view of Lake Huron!

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