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What an awesome drive !,

We drove from The Sault Ste. Marie, Canada to Thunder Bay and what a gorgeous drive. This drive was... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Grand Rapids, MI

The drive north of Sault Ste. Marie, on Highway 17, also known as Trans Canada Highway is... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

We drove from The Sault Ste. Marie, Canada to Thunder Bay and what a gorgeous drive. This drive was SO ENJOYABLE that we will be driving it again in two weeks. So many picturesque areas as you drive by or stop if you wish. It...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We drove thru Ontario on the Western Leg of a Cross Canada road trip and were very impressed with the Sault Saint-Marie to Thunder Bay section. We were warned that there was construction but the road is well paved and provides spectacular views of Lake...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank David B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The drive north of Sault Ste. Marie, on Highway 17, also known as Trans Canada Highway is absolutely breathtaking!!! The scenic drive takes you all along the beautiful Lake Superior! There are great beaches at Harmony Beach and Batchewana Bay that I highly recommend with...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank 704diane
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We drove this from the Prairies to Sudbury. The highway is in really good shape, passing lanes throughout the drive. Some of the scenery is absolutely stunning especially overlooking Lake Superior and Lake Huron. Lots of motorcycles, trucks, bicycles and RVs. Lots of interesting places...More

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank bobray
Reviewed 20 July 2016

My wife and I were retracing our Honeymoon trip from forty years ago from Michigan to Toronto and Niagara Falls. Crossed over into Canada in Sault Ste Marie. Jumped on Highway 17 to Sudbury, Ont. This is not a bad trip. Starts off from Sault...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank upexplorer2011
Reviewed 22 September 2014

I took a few days off in early September just to have the opportunity to see Lake Superior on Highway 17 Scenic Drive. The Sunday that I took this drive was one of the best days of my entire year. I met so many friendly...More

Date of experience: September 2014
5  Thank adrianna24sings
Reviewed 31 July 2012

Attention all Canucks: even if you're just passing through on your way east or west, you must take the time and stop to admire the beauty of Lake Superior. Each of the scenic site / stop have their own uniqueness. No wonder this area inspired...More

Date of experience: July 2012
6  Thank dogontheno11bus
Reviewed 11 April 2010

I would highly recommend this drive as it is one of the most beautiful drives in Canada.

12  Thank OntTraveller3
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Zeeshan Raza M
31 December 2017|
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u keep driving all around lake superior , amazing