As of August 7th, 2021


 Currently these are the requirements for U.S citizens to enter Canada


  • Be fully vaccinated with a Health Canada approved vaccine (Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna, AstraZeneca/COVISHIELD, and/or Johnson & Johnson (one-dose);
  • Provide COVID-19- related information electronically through ArriveCAN (App or web portal) including proof of vaccination prior to departing for Canada; click here for the link to the ArriveCAN website
  • Proof of a negative PCR/molecular COVID test completed within 72 hours of crossing.  Bring a printout of the test results and upload a digital copy to the ArriveCAN app or web portal.  Lake Superior State University located in Sault Michigan does offer a rapid PCR COVID test by appointment, results are provided within fifteen minutes.  For more informaiton on this option click here;
  • Have a paper or digital copy of your vaccination documentation ready to show a government official on request;
  • Participate in random self-testing;
  • Please note no live bait can be brought across the border at this time;
  • Currently there are no requirements or tests needed to re-enter the U.S.;
  • In Canada you are required to wear a mask in all indoor facilities.