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Blue Water Bridge

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Address: Port Huron, MI

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Great View - Shipping Traffic regularly when no ice

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Sarnia, Canada
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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
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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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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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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 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 via mobile

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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