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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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How to Spend 24 Sweet Hours in the Sault

It’s dreadful to think I nearly missed the chance to explore Sault Ste Marie the other weekend. A couple days before a friend and I were headed off for a business trip from Sudbury to Wawa we realized there was time to stop in the Sault for a day on the way back. We added […]

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre Hanger

The CBHC museum is located in the historical hangar located on the St. Mary’s River in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. The hanger was first established by the Ontario Provincial Air Service in 1924 with pilots returning home from the war. Originally, it was created as an air service used to map areas in Canada and […]

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Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour

Searchmont Resort and The Kiwanis Community Theatre Centre are Bringing Film to Life The city of Sault Ste. Marie will be hosting the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour for the first time, which will open the communities eyes to a life-time’s worth of film and entertainment. NEWS RELEASE SEARCHMONT SKI RESORT *********************** Searchmont Resort […]

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Fall Fishing for Steelhead in the St. Marys River

Fishing in the fall for most anglers is probably one of the best times to catch that big trophy they’ve been looking for all summer. Depending on the species, the cooler water temperatures allow some to feed longer in the mornings and evenings. Steelhead specifically, which we were fishing for this past Thanksgiving, are active […]

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