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Logging Tug Hallett

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1011 Front Street, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 1H2, Canada
+1 807-274-5773
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Nice historic reminder

We stopped in Fort Frances on our way across the Trans-Canada to Thunder Bay. This is a nice... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2015
canuckshutterbug
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Toulon, France
Smaller than I remember

Was transferred to the hallet from another tug for 3 weeks in 1971. We towed from wood down the... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2015
skipro4720
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Mission, Canada
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11 Nov 2015
“Nice historic reminder”
13 Jun 2015
“Smaller than I remember”
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1011 Front Street, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 1H2, Canada
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

We stopped in Fort Frances on our way across the Trans-Canada to Thunder Bay. This is a nice, inexpensive activity to do for a few minutes if it's a nice day. The tug is right down by the marina and you have to visit the...More

Thank canuckshutterbug
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Was transferred to the hallet from another tug for 3 weeks in 1971. We towed from wood down the sceine river to Fort Frances. The hallet looks much smaller now, especially the top bunk that was mine,you learnt not to sit up too fast. Great...More

Thank skipro4720
Reviewed 2 August 2012

This boat when taken out of services by Boisie Cascade had been pulling log booms to the paper mill in Fort Frances for over thirty years. Restored by the town, it sits in water. You have access to all parts of the boat.

Thank curious2807
Reviewed 30 July 2012 via mobile

The Hallett was a logging tug that worked Rainy Lake before wood collection was largely road based. It is facinating to see the living conditions of the ships workers. Tickets ( a code) can be purchased at the marina beside the site.

2  Thank Alicetas
Reviewed 19 July 2012

This was a great way to spend my afternoon. I toured the Logging Tug Hallett on the Laverendrye Parkway and I learned so much about how the boat used to work. There were many information boards on the boat that you were able to look...More

1  Thank Emily C
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