Canadian Coast Guard
This lighthouse is now (since 1972) the front light of the Inch Arran Point range; the rear light is a skeleton tower about 365 meters away.
Tower Height: 36
Height of Focal Plane: 45
Characteristic and Range: Iso W 6s
Description of Tower: White, square, pyramidal wooden tower with a red lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1870
Date Present Tower Built: 1870
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse is located in Inch Arran Park in downtown Dalhousie. Parking is available near the lighthouse.