Framed by Lake Huron and the mighty Lake Superior, Algoma Country is 28,000 square miles of amazing adventures. We're the destination to indulge in your favourite activities: fishing, hunting, paddling, hiking, and epic touring routes, plus urban entertainment and attractions in our communities. Sault Ste. Marie, our largest community, is our gateway when traveling from the U.S. and a must-stop no matter what your reason for travel.
Read our stories written by experts, locals and photographers who know the best techniques to catch fish that big, the best places to stay, eat and shop, and the best places to explore in Algoma.
TRAIL RIDING AND BACKCOUNTRY SLEDDING THAT epic
The Algoma region truly loves winter and snowmobiling! Our trail system consists of over 2,000 miles of groomed trails carved through the rugged Canadian Shield and old growth forests. We are a Sledders Paradise: No traffic, friendly faces, awesome trails and sled friendly accommodations. Our snowmobile season lasts longer than other parts of Ontario, usually well into late March. Plan your sledding adventure here!
SKIING & SNOWSHOEING THAT captivating
Ontario’s Algoma Country offers the true winter explorer a captivating backdrop for trekking the wilderness by ski and snowshoe. Visitors will get a true sense of what Canada’s great outdoors is all about. From scenic vistas and unexplored rock faces to old growth forests and winter wildlife sightings, our stunning landscape is what makes Algoma so special. Check out these winter adventures here!
ICE FISHING THAT SERENE
Ice fishing is not just about a day of fishing on the lake, it’s an experience that you can build an entire vacation around. From snowmobiling onto a remote lake or driving into a four season lodge, the winter scenery and wildlife, will result in many fish tales around the hot stove. Ice fishing is an activity that everyone can enjoy in peaceful solitude, or with a group of family and friends. Within minutes of our cities and towns you can access lakes filled with trout, walleye and northern pike, or participate in annual ice fishing derbies.
Fishermen can be assured of an experience like no other. Cutting through layers of thick ice, a warm ice hut and peaceful surroundings. For a true northern experience, plan your ice fishing trip here!
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