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Name: Point Blunt Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
San Francisco, California, United States

Location: On Angel Island, four miles northeast of Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.

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Photo: U.S. Coast Guard

Managing Organization:
Angel Island State Park

Telephone: 415-435-1915


Contact Address Information:
P.O. Box 318
California, 94920, United States

Height of Focal Plane: 60

Characteristic and Range: Flashing green every 5 seconds.

Description of Tower: Small square frame tower on roof of square workroom.

This light is operational

Other Buildings?
Attached workroom.

Date Established: 1915

Current Use: Active aid to navigation in state park.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

There is a visitor kiosk on Angel Island, open 8 am to sunset. There are walking tours of the island available; call (415) 435-3522 for information. There are also one-hour tram tours of the island; call Tram Tours at (415) 897-0715.

The Blue and Gold Fleet operates a ferry to Angel Island from San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf. Phone: (415) 773-1188. The trip takes about 40 minutes. The Oakland/Alameda ferry runs weekends only May 1 through October 31. Phone: (415) 705-5555. The Tiburon Ferry departs Tiburon on weekends. Phone: (415) 435-2131.


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