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Spirit Catcher Sculpture

24 Maple Ave, Barrie, Ontario L4N 6T4, Canada
+1 705-739-9444
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A focal point when visiting the waterfront. Its weird looking at first but fun for taking pictures... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christina S
via mobile
So symbolic and well made

Our family really enjoyed taking photos around the Spirit catcher. What a beautiful piece of art... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anita K
Barrie, Canada
via mobile
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24 Maple Ave, Barrie, Ontario L4N 6T4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A focal point when visiting the waterfront. Its weird looking at first but fun for taking pictures by the water.

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our family really enjoyed taking photos around the Spirit catcher. What a beautiful piece of art!! Would certainly recommend friends to visit it.

Thank Anita K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to look at the bay , however having the tines swinging above you is not comforting. One could break off and well that could ruin ones day. I heard a rumour that one of the wings/tines did come loose and fell to the ground....More

Thank IhorTPS
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Barrie has a few sculptures and art pieces to visit. Located on bike and walking paths by the dock and marina as well as Centennial park. There is a lot of parking available. Located right downtown Barrie. There is quite a story behind all the...More

Thank Tracey F
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Barrie's unique metal sculpture set the tone of the waterfront beauty. I feel the sculpture is reflective of the spirit of Kemperfelt Bay, the locals and our Canadian historical Aboriginal culture. Towering over the bay with strength to endure nature's elements with great pride. The...More

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful sculpture by Ron Baird sits on Barrie's waterfront. A truly lovely dream catcher , take a walk around the bay and stop for a minute to appreciate this unique statue.

Thank Seeingthingsnow
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This Sculpture is a ONE OF A KIND feature in Barrie. It has become the jewel for the city of Barrie and highlights our Kempenfelt Bay for visitors viewing the waterfront. Many of my friends who visit this beautiful city always make it a point...More

Thank beenthereBarrie
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I love this sculpture, it captures the essence of Kempenfelt Bay and serves as a landmark for Barrie.

Thank 618debbie A
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Well, its a sculpture. And a BIG one. Nothing much more to say about it. Its just there to look at. Its neat if you’ve never seen it before, but i’ve been passing this thong 10x’s a week for the last 28 years, so the...More

Thank g_smithball
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This is easily the most identifiable landmark in Barrie. It’s part of an amazing waterfront part that boasts parks a marina and is just across the street from many great restaurants. Definitely a must see.

Thank H2050ITgregk
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21 October 2016|
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Response from deniseweller9 | Reviewed this property |
No, you just walk down to the water and the Spirit Catcher is right there.
15 August 2016|
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Response from DOBBSLAKE | Reviewed this property |
Correct, it is on the waterfront in Barrie, great place to walk and take the kids, there is a playground within walking distance