Town of Caraquet/Canadian Coast Guard
This light was originally a steel skeletal tower, but the municipality of of Caraquet had a wooden superstructure built around it, making it look like a more traditional lighthouse.
Tower Height: 50
Height of Focal Plane: 64
Characteristic and Range: Fixed red.
Description of Tower: White, square pyramidal wooden tower with red trim.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1991
Date Present Tower Built: c. 2000
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The lighthouse is in a waterfront park behind the Place Caraquet shopping center off NB 11.