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Fantastic beach pretty much within city limits

Great large beach just outside city limits. Beautiful sand beach located on the St. Mary's River... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2016
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
Sandy Beach on Lake Superior

Pointe Des Chenes beach is owned by the City of Sault Ste. Marie, and is located on the outskirts... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2015
ontario, canada
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  • Terrible12%
2 Jul 2017
“A hidden gem!”
15 Nov 2016
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

This long sandy beach is just outside the city of Sault Ste. Marie, ON. Although the water of Lake Superior is often cold....it is a wonderful spot to picnic, swim on hot days or just walk along the beach for miles. The views are exceptional....More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This place is a dump, bathrooms are scary, you cant talk loud after 9pm, service was terrible, and the garbage was overflowing in thur bins. You cant drink the water that they supply as well. So bring lots of drinking water, and they only have...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Reviewed 10 September 2016

When we were young this was the place we went every Sunday afternoon and it felt that the whole town was there..those were the times in the 60's and 70's. The beach is decent but the water is shallow and has a rocky bottom. My...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Great large beach just outside city limits. Beautiful sand beach located on the St. Mary's River. Campground/trailer park next door.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank foodandwifelover
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Great beach. Wonderful sand and not many rocks. Takes a while to get deep so it is a great place to bring kids. You can even see the United States from across the river.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Christina199410
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The beach is slowly disappearing with lake levels the main reason...just not worth going there anymore when much nicer beaches are available if you have transportation

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Terry718
Reviewed 20 October 2015

a great beach, beautiful place to watch lake freighters, wonderful pine trees, great swimming. You can walk a long way from the park past cottages as the beach is very wide

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Christine J
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Pointe Des Chenes beach is owned by the City of Sault Ste. Marie, and is located on the outskirts of town on Lake Superior. Plenty of beach space to relax and enjoy the sun. Water is shallow which is nice for kids, however you have...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank trusted_h0nesty
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