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North Canal Township Park

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good place to watch anything superior

most locals know this place to go to the beach on superior. The area has fences to block off a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
s g
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Lansing, Michigan
Beautiful place to watch sunset,

This is a place where beach lovers hang out and enjoy the beach in the summer. It was filled with... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
MarriedWidow
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Houghton, Michigan
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27 Nov 2017
“Lake Superior, free to enter”
5 Sep 2017
“good place to watch anything superior”
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across the Keweenaw Waterway from McLain State Park, Houghton, MI 49931
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

The road is was full of potholes. Drive slowly. The Superior shore here is black sand, stamp sand, that's migrated over the years from a (long-since closed) stamp mill in Freda that crushed copper-bearing rock. Not the prettiest beach, but Superior's beauty and power can...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Kate C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

most locals know this place to go to the beach on superior. The area has fences to block off a superfund site..the little township park before the beach used to allow camping..you still might be able to camp here for a night and may or...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank s g
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I frequently cycle to this park for a rest stop. Well maintained with a nice fishing area and boat ramp. It has a few park benches along the Portage Canal where you can view the Ranger III pass by on its' way to Isle Royale...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank weldmetal
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a place where beach lovers hang out and enjoy the beach in the summer. It was filled with young people having campfire picnics when we went to watch the sunset. It was picture perfect day albeit the beach is covered with sands from...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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