The Algoma Blog

Agawa Rock Pictographs

Agawa Rock, is one of the most famous pictograph sites in Canada, found within Lake Superior Provincial Park. The area is also one of the most visited indigenous archaeological sites in Canada. The majority of paintings from the Agawa site are said to date from the 17th and 18th centuries. Pictographs are survived messages from […]

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Aubrey Falls Provincial Park is a Perfect Day Trip

Aubrey Falls is a true hidden gem situated in Aubrey Falls Provincial Park, Mississagi River Valley, located 109 km north of Thessalon. It makes a perfect day trip to enjoy Algoma’s diversity. The landscapes change as you make your way up picturesque Highway 129 North winding beside the Mississagi River. The whole drive is scenic […]

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The Outsider – Photography in Algoma

Dog Photography

Anyone who has a camera and a dog, likely has a small collection of dog photographs. Dogs are our companions – sharing the good times and the bad – and it should come as no surprise that they are often the subject of our photographs. Dogs have a habit of situating themselves so we have […]

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5 Incredible Hikes to Do in Algoma

During Spring, Summer or Fall, these 5 incredible hikes are a great way to explore the beauty of Algoma. Some of lead to waterfalls, some lead to breathtaking views of Lake Superior, and some lead to ancient sites. Agawa Rock Pictographs The Agawa Pictographs is a sacred site. These red ochre paintings on the rock […]

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Five Incredible Sights You Can Only Find in Chapleau

For many travelers, half the fun of vacation is finding out about interesting spots and activities that only the locals know (When in Rome, do as the Romans do). From favourite watering holes to the best place to grab a coffee, to hidden gems and unique stories that shaped a place’s heritage, there’s so much […]

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