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Natural beauty in Thunder Bay

When summer comes, this Lake Superior town plays hard.

A kayaker paddles off Thunder Bay's marina.

© Beth Gauper

When summer finally arrives, Lake Superior's largest town kicks up its heels and celebrates. Join in, and also see the striking natural features that surround Thunder Bay.

What to do: Spend a day at the re-created fur post Fort William Historical Park. See Kakabeka Falls. See Ouimet Canyon. Visit Sleeping Giant Provincial Park.

Events to catch: July 21, Festival of India in Marina Park. Aug. 10-11, BrewHa Craft Beer Festival in Marina Park. Aug. 18-19, Fort Under Siege at Fort William.

Details: See Exploring Thunder Bay.

Last updated on July 16, 2018