Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: Cape Scott Lighthouse  

Feedback to the database manager

Nearest Town or City:
Holberg, British Columbia, Canada

Location: Northwest tip of Vancouver Island.

Click to enlarge: Photo   
Photo: Harvey Humchitt, Jr.
Related Photos

Managing Organization:
Canadian Coast Guard Pacific Region

The fog horn at this station is at the most northwesterly point of Vancouver Island.

Description of Tower: Square skeletal tower with enclosed red lantern.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1960

Date Present Tower Built: 1960

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

The lighthouse is within Cape Scott Provincial Park. For information call BC Parks at (250) 387-5002.

Keepers: Mike and Charlotte Higgins (c. early 2000s); Harvey Humchitt, Jr. (assistant, February 2002 - ); Calvin Martin (principal keeper, fall 2003 - )

Nearby Lodging: Camping is available within within Cape Scott Provincial Park.


to Lighthouse Digest

USLHS Marker Fund

Lighthouse Jewelry

Lighthouse Service Sweatshirt

Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2018 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History