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I was walking past them and stopped to look

They look very well maintained, it's very different to see something like that. I think it is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christine G
Truly a Landmark that you can see

You'll know you've made it to Lloydminster when you see these bright orange markers towering over... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
80HD
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Lloydminster, Canada
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Highway 16, Lloydminster, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They look very well maintained, it's very different to see something like that. I think it is well worth the time to take it in. It's something you won't see everywhere.

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 24 May 2017

You'll know you've made it to Lloydminster when you see these bright orange markers towering over the border. Right on Main Street.

Thank 80HD
Reviewed 22 February 2017

First time experience with a border city, was amazed with the border as never seen anything like this before. loved the markings!!

Thank Hasti D
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

For those of you who don't know, Lloydminster is a border city, nestled between Alberta and Saskatchewan. To signify the provincial boundary and 4th meridian which marks the border, these four, 100ft. high giant survey markers were erected. All shaped like the survey stakes used...More

Thank Cole K
Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you are driving through Lloydminister You must see the Border Markers They are one of a kind for Canada seperating the two proviences.

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A great, striking way to celebrate Canada's "border" city. Find a parking spot nearby and walk on over to get a picture beside the markers.

Thank christrox
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Essentially, there are orange beams that line a small section of Lloydminster. Maybe I'm missing something, but I was not awed by what was offered. I was looking for more of an explanation, more reason behind what is seemingly a bland choice to mark the...More

Thank tdsuperstar
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

I lived in Lloydminster for about 20 years. I grew up close by. I saw the markers go up. I thought the yellow line on the sidewalk that was used when I was a child and up until the markers went up to be much...More

Thank Randy P
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I missed the posts the first time through, but someone pointed out to look for the orange posts, so I found them the next time. I would have thought there would have been bigger signage to identify the border cross, but they are small. The...More

Thank SheltieOwner
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Lloydminster is a novelty in that the main street is the Provincial Border between Alberta and Saskatchewan. Located behind City Hall along Hwy 17, they have erected 4 tall thin markers that are painted orange. While it is unique, it really only requires a quick...More

Thank Gla_Rangers
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