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Vacation in Sault Ste. Marie - Michigan


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Area Overview

Sault Ste. Marie offers a dynamic combination of well-known attractions, events that draw people from all over the world, natural beauty around every corner, and more.

Things to Do

Recreation & Fitness













When you arrive in Michigan’s first city, you will be mesmerized by the amount of character Sault Ste. Marie holds. Museums for those who wish to learn about culture and history, parks and beaches for those looking for a relaxing day and adventurous activities for those people to be on the go!

Cultural Activities





The Alberta House Arts Center holds a large, multimedia exhibit of the best that area artists and craftsmen have to offer. Alberta House is a non-profit organization that strives to make arts readily accessible to people in this area. The River of History Museum allows visitors to experience early Native American Life through 11 interactive galleries that will transport you through history.

Attractions






The Soo Locks have more than 10,000 vessels pass through the locks each year. This destination is free with a beautiful park, educational visitor’s center, and a two story observation platform at the lock’s edge. Experience the Soo Locks first hand by taking a boat tour through one of the locks! The Soo Locks Boat Tours offer a comfortable tour boat and chart a spectacular course on the St. Marys River and through the Soo Locks. Another must see, is the view from 210 feet above Sault Ste. Marie at The Tower of History. Be sure to bring your camera for this stunning view. Tahquamenon Falls State Park is another picture perfect location. The rushing 48 foot drop of the Upper Falls and the serene tranquility of the multiple Lower Falls, make for great pictures and a perfect day.

Transportation



Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, has more than 20 hotels and motels to suit your needs. If you are looking to stay outdoors, the Sault has three campgrounds located in town and one campground out of town.

Climate

Monthly Temperatures / Rainfall


 Month  Low  Avg  High  Rain
 January  4.9  13.2  21.5  2.6 "
 February  6.6  15.6  24.5  1.6 "
 March  16.1  24.9  33.6  2.4 "
 April  28.8  38.4  48.0  2.6 "
 May  39.3  51.3  63.2  2.5 "
 June  46.5  58.6  70.7  3.0 "
 July  52.0  63.9  75.7  3.1 "
 August  52.4  63.3  74.1  3.5 "
 September  44.8  54.8  64.8  3.7 "
 October  36.0  44.4  52.8  3.3 "
 November  25.9  32.4  38.9  3.4 "
 December  13.1  20.1  27.2  2.9 "

Best Time To Go:

Summer and fall.

Sault Ste. Marie is a beautiful town with a diverse climate. We suggest you pack one of everything, even in the summer. Mornings can be cool, but the afternoon sun will heat up the day in a hurry. Shorts, a t-shirt, and a sweatshirt are the official attire of a Sault Ste. Marie summer.

Accommodations


Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, has more than 20 hotels and motels to suit your needs. If you are looking to stay outdoors, the Sault has three campgrounds located in town and one campground out of town.

Costs

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