The Algoma Blog

Voyageurs’ Lodge & Cookhouse: A Must Stop on Lake Superior

Big, beautiful Lake Superior is the backdrop for many residents and businesses of Algoma. So many have grown up around it, played in and on it for generations. Two of those people are Frank and Gail O’Connor. Frank grew up in the hamlet of Gros Cap, just west of Sault Ste. Marie on the shores […]

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A Truly Unique Dining Experience

Enjoy a Heritage Meal at the Old Stone House

“The stone house la maison de Pierre, as they call it, a large mansion built of stone by a former agent of the Northwest Hudson Bay Company, who lived there with his family, servants, horses and hounds and gave hospitable dinners in those days when it was the fashion for the host to do so…” […]

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A Taste of Hearst

Mark your calendars!  You’re invited to head to Hearst, Ontario to enjoy the “6th Annual Taste of Hearst Festival/ La Foire des saveaurs”! *Editor’s Note: The below original article was written in 2017. A Taste of Hearst is an annual event. I had a chance to have a chat with organizer, Sylvie Fontaine; Executive Director […]

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