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Blue Water Bridge

Address: Port Huron, MI
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Ranked #2 of 6 Attractions in Port Huron
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Bridges, Sights & Landmarks

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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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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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Woodstock
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Customs on the US side were friendly and efficient. Road surface excellent - maintenance much better than Ambassador Bridge in Detroit.

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Port Huron, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great place to cross the border, great views of Lake Huron and Port Huron, MI other side is great views of Sarnia and Point Edward, ON.

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London, Ontario, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Blue Water Bridge is a necessity for us to come across the boarder between Canada & The U.S. The view is absolutely spectacular anytime of year & regardless of the weather. The view of Lake Huron & the St. Clair River make it a joy to cross even if there is a bit of a wait. When we don't want... More 

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Berkley, Michigan, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Yes, OK, it's just a bridge, but, it is impressive. Located at the mouth of Lake Huron, this bridge is a gateway. The river walk and area are nice, and well lit. The area at night is safe, and lots to do and look at. Pack a lunch and watch the freighters go by. People are always fishing. A nice... More 

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High Falls, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Although there is a sidewalk, the potentates in charge have decried that you can't use it to cross from Sarnia to Port Huron. Instead you have to go 36 miles out of your way and take a ferry at Sombra. 'Planning a bicycle trip from upstate NY to central Michigan. This tips the balance towards taking the southern route though... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The blue water bridge is so beautiful. Even just to stop off the aide of the road for a few picks. It was totally worth it.

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ohio
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201 reviews 201 reviews
100 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

after a long day of driving (and a 2 hour ferry ride across Georgian bay from manitoulin island to tobermory), we made it to the crossing near dusk....about 20 minute or so wait to get to checkpoint...at this time funny story.....I had sun directly in my eyes, so I drove past the border guard by about ten or so feet...could... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
7 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

There is a long park along the water under the bridge.It has a great bike path plenty of parking and lots of Benches to sit on.We saw 3 Freighters while sitting watching a para sailer go back and forth looking for a big wave.

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