Paddle & Pour
August 30, 2022 - August 30, 2022
Join us for a coveted Big Canoe tour of the St. Marys River, led by our expert local guides. Canoe guides will take you on a journey along this historic water trail while sharing their knowledge about the local history, culture, and environment. Throughout the easy paddle, there will be plenty of time to take photos. We’ll dock at the Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre, and then enjoy a flight of beer (or cocktail, if that’s your preference!) at the Northern Superior Tap Room patio over a hot pretzel with delicious beer cheese dip. Only 14 tickets available for this adults-only event. Tickets are $75 each, and only available online. Over $30 of each ticket sold supports Lake Superior Watershed Conservancy (LSWC) and Sault Area Hospital Foundation (SAHF).
Once registered, you will receive Pre-Trip Planning information to answer any questions you may have. You will also receive a waiver that can either be printed out and signed ahead of time, or signed at the event.
We will meet at the lower parking lot of the Sault Ste. Marie Canal National Historic Site (1 Canal Drive) at 5:00pm. We plan to be in the Big Canoe and, leaving the dock no later than 5:30pm. Our river tour will last for approximately one hour. We will dock at the Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre and gather at the Northern Superior Tap Room for refreshments. At approximately 7:40pm, we’ll head back to our starting point at the Sault Ste. Marie Canal National Historic Site via the Big Canoe, only this time we’ll use the quiet electric motor to propel us upstream!Visit Event