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  • 1 North Shore Lake Superior Recommended Recommended

    Nature and gardens

    This route passes several interesting features northeast of Thunder Bay.

  • 2 Fort William Historical Park Recommended Recommended

    Museums and art

    1350 King Rd.

    This magnificently reconstructed fort is located by the Kaministikwia River, on the trade route to the northwest. From the visitor's centre, a path leads through the woods to the stockade, which used to protect this small well-organised town. Some 42..

  • 3 Hillcrest Park Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    High-St. (entre John-St. et Red-River Rd.)

    Located on a cliff above Port Arthur, this park provides a good view of the port, elevators, ore dock and, in the distance, Sleeping Giant and the islands that close the harbour mouth.

  • 4 Mt. McKay Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    Mountain Rd.

    This prominent flat-topped peak is the highest (488m/1,600ft) of the Norwester Chain. From a ledge 180m/600ft high, there is a fine view on clear days of the city, port and Sleeping Giant guarding the entrance to the harbour.

  • 5 Amethyst Mine

    Industrial tourism and theme park

    400 Victoria-Av. E.

    Amethyst is found in many places along the north shore of Lake Superior. This open-pit mine is a rock hound's delight as pieces of the purple quartz can be collected (charge per pound) and polished stones purchased.

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