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Terry Fox Monument

1000 Highway 11/17, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
+1 807-983-2041
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We enjoyed this historic monument.

This is a must see for Canadians. I grew up with the Terry Fox run and he should be honored. WE... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bernadette59
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Grande Prairie
Respect, service and time honoured...

In mid-July we traversed to Thunder Bay to see the Terry Fox memorial tribute, we were awestruck... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jason P
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Gagetown
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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1000 Highway 11/17, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must see for Canadians. I grew up with the Terry Fox run and he should be honored. WE would go again

Thank bernadette59
Reviewed 1 week ago

In mid-July we traversed to Thunder Bay to see the Terry Fox memorial tribute, we were awestruck, what a magnificent tribute to perhaps the greatest Canadian outside of politics, his following, inspiration and time-honoured tradition is so Canadian, couldn't put it any other way. A...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the circle tour around Lake Superior and considered this a highlight of our trip. Be sure to stop at this beautiful location with its heroic inspiration.

Thank kathie a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful tribute/monument to one of the most inspiring people in Canada. With a beautiful view of Lake Superior in the background, I can't think of a more fitting location for this monument. It also has beautiful well kept sitting/park area. A very emotional...More

Thank OilerRob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its located in a very scenic overlook that is worth stopping for. It's a very nice clean area that tells Terry's story. Highly recommend the stop.

Thank nate w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The monument is close to where he had to stop his marathon due to worsening health. It's on the number 1 highway just past thunder Bay. The park is very well kept and clean and the monument is very appropriate for a 23 year old...More

Thank bobcav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A reminder of what determination is. A beautiful memorial to a brave young soul. A humbling experience. This site provides a beautiful view of the Sleeping Giant too.

Thank amwilson2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last time I was here to see the Terry Fox Monument was in 1986, some five years after it was first erected. After 31 years after my last visit, I can see the spirit is stronger than ever! The monument has been moved across the...More

Thank 1_Traveller_CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must stop before entering Thunder Bay. Beautiful overlook of the city. Great service in Welcome Center. The statue is awe inspiring.

Thank Rabbi Maya L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very impressive monument to a very special humanbeing. Terry Fox touched all of us in hisdedication to the cause and this a lovely monument for him.

Thank menachemle
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PookieOntario
24 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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