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Spirit Catcher

24 Maple Ave, Barrie, Ontario L4N 7W4, Canada
+1 705-739-9444
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Good place to take photos

Interesting place to get photos and a good view of the lake from here. This is a must see when you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John A
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MELROSE PARK
saw this today, built 1986

Beautiful sculpture/dream weaver...quite large...nice enhancement to the Barrie... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lou-SueC
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Tottenham, Canada
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24 Maple Ave, Barrie, Ontario L4N 7W4, Canada
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+1 705-739-9444

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting place to get photos and a good view of the lake from here. This is a must see when you visit Barrie.

Thank John A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful sculpture/dream weaver...quite large...nice enhancement to the Barrie Waterfront/Kempenfelt Bay

Thank Lou-SueC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great sculptured item on waterfront. A place that can be visited in all seasons. easy parking near sculpture.

Thank edrousseau
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can go here to look at the spirit catcher then go for a walk in the nearby park. It is like a starting point or a good meeting spot when enjoying the beach or downtown Barrie shops and restaurants.

Thank meltom22
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have a lovely walk along Bayside Ave, on the beach walkway, and past the Marina, till you reach the Spirit Catcher close to downtown Barrie. I would have appreciated a little information about the significance of the Spirit Catcher; the plaque we saw told only...More

Thank WaryDubai
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The spirit catcher is located just past the marina on kempenfeldt bay on the lakeshore. It can be seen from all points around the lake. It is a landmark on our bay. If you are looking for a souvenier of the spirit catcher to remember...More

Thank JPRsgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Something worth seeing it This huge metal manitou spreads its wings .It is to ward off evil spirits and to welcome tourists and fisherman alike

Thank Patti N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easy Access to Barrie and the water front! Barrie has a lot t offer tourists who live water activities and festivals.

Thank Ian M C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful structure worth visiting. There's lots of Pay And Display parking within steps of the structure. It's located close to shops and restaurants and right beside a marina where you can walk around. Worth a visit.

Thank Jacqueline V
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Located on the shore of the rather cold Lake Simcoe, trying to ward off evil spirits, and simultaneously, welcome fishermen, anglers and tourists alike, but not catching and/or keeping the spirits… This metal manitou spreads its wings in perpetuity. Wow! I did not think I...More

Thank granmar
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TerenceTwisdale
October 20, 2016|
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Response from deniseweller9 | Reviewed this property |
No, you just walk down to the water and the Spirit Catcher is right there.
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fostercharleneann
August 14, 2016|
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Response from DOBBSLAKE | Reviewed this property |
Correct, it is on the waterfront in Barrie, great place to walk and take the kids, there is a playground within walking distance
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