Hiawatha National Forest
The upper half of this lighthouse was relocated from Vidal Shoals on the upper St. Mary's River. This lighthouse serves as the rear range light in the Grand Island West Channel range. The front light is shown from a modern steel cylindrical
Tower Height: 62
Height of Focal Plane: 72
Characteristic and Range: Fixed white.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1868
Date Present Tower Built: 1914
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
This lighthouse can be seen on the south side of M28 in Christmas, on the shore of Lake Superior. It can be seen from the boat tours offered from Memorial Day weekend to Columbus Day weekend by Pictured Rocks Cruises, P.O. Box 355, Munising, Michigan 49862. Phone (906) 387-2379. Email: email@example.com. See www.exploringthenorth.com/picturedrocks/cruise.html
Listed on the
National Register of Historic Places
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