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Terry Fox Monument

1000 Highway 11/17, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
+1 807-983-2041
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Beautiful View

Awesome spot on the top of the highest hill! The view of the harbour is spectacular! Took a little... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Trueluck168
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Thunder Bay, Canada
Night trip to see the monument

Nice view, we were there in the evening and it was dark, but good to see this special monument... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sneekymongoose
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“young man” (53 reviews)
“canadian hero” (41 reviews)
“great canadian” (35 reviews)
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1000 Highway 11/17, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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+1 807-983-2041
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Awesome spot on the top of the highest hill! The view of the harbour is spectacular! Took a little walk around the very pretty grounds. Staff very helpful.

Thank Trueluck168
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice view, we were there in the evening and it was dark, but good to see this special monument. Worth the sight seeing if you have time.

Thank sneekymongoose
Reviewed 1 week ago

Terry Fox was a young man who faced adversity with tremendous courage. If you have a chance to spend some time at this monument to his efforts to unite Canadians in the fight against cancer, do it. You will not be disappointed. This quiet, tranquil...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's always inspiring to visit this monument and lookout. It's a majestic scene and statue commemorating a Canadian Hero's accomplishments and life.

Thank Douglas J
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from here is wonderful and the area around the monument and monument itself is thought provoking

Thank grahamclarke845
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best place to watch sunrise in winter.went their early in the morning to watch sunrise with wife and 1 year old daughter.

Thank WAQAS A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting the Terry Fox monument is a must see for every Canadian! This man has inspired people ever since he began his run many decades ago, but this monument connects you to his stories past and allows you to take in a 180 degree view...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the most powerful site of a brave Canadian. A beautiful view of Lake Superior and The Sleeping Giant.

Thank Pam F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Along the Trans Canada Highway, this is a special stop to see how Canada has commemorated one of its favorite sons, and make his journey and cause a permanent part of Canadian lore.

Thank Bobhen27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there for a summer visit, it was a small but important stop. The view from there was one of the highlight of my visit. Thank You Thunder Bay

Thank Curl D
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PookieOntario
25 September 2016|
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Response from worldtravellers123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, it was moved in 1993. In 1993, the MTO relocated the monument to a new rest area directly across the road. An old concrete base marks the original monument's location, and it is still visible in the tall grass from... More
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