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Lighthouses of Lake Michigan - U.S.

For more information, we suggest the following books:

A Traveler's Guide to 116 Michigan Lighthouses
A Traveler's Guide to 116 Michigan Lighthouses

Michigan Lighthouses: 75 Color Pictures Covering Michigan's Most Scenic Lighthouses
Michigan Lighthouses: 75 Color Pictures Covering Michigan's Most Scenic Lighthouses

Lighthouse

Established

Status

 Type

Access

McGulpin Point

1869

Inactive

Octagonal

Car

Waugoshance

1851

Inactive

Conical

Boat

White Shoal

1910

Active

Conical

Boat

Grays Reef

1936

Active

Art Deco

Boat

Squaw Island

1892

Inactive

Octagonal

Boat

St. James Harbor

1870

Active

Conical

Ferry

Beaver Island

1858

Inactive

Conical

Car/Ferry

Ile Aux Galets

1888

Active

Octagonal

Boat

South Fox Island

1934

Inactive

Square

Boat

Little Traverse

1884

Inactive

Square

Car

Petosky Pierhead

Modern

Active

Cylindrical

Car

Charlevoix South Pierhead

1948

Active

Pyramidal

Car

Old Mission

1870

Inactive

Square

Car

Grand Traverse

1958

Inactive

Square

Car

North Manitou Shoal

1935

Active

Square

Boat

South Manitou Island

1872

Inactive

Conical

Boat

Manning Memorial

1991

Active

Cylindrical

Car

Point Betsie

1858

Active

Round

Car

Frankfort North Breakwater

1932

Active

Pyramidal

Car

Manistee North Pierhrad

1927

Active

Conical

Car

Old Manistee Main

1870

Inactive

Square

Car

Big Sable

1867

Active

Conical

Foot

Lundington North Pierhead

1924

Active

Pyramidal

Car

Little Sable

1874

Active

Conical

Car

White River

1875

Inactive

Octagonal

Car

Muskegon South Pierhead

1903

Active

Conical

Car

Grand Haven

1905

Active

Square

Car

Holland

1936

Active

Square

Car/Foot

South Haven

1903

Active

Conical

Car

St. Joseph North Pier

1907

Active

Cylindrical

Car/Foot

Old Michigan City

1858

Inactive

 

Car

Michigan City East Pier

1904

Active

Octagonal

Car

Gary Breakwater

1911

Active

Conical

Boat

Buffington Breakwater

1926

Active

Conical

Boat

Indiana Harbor East Breakwater

1935

Active

Art Deco

Boat

Chicago Harbor

1893

Active

Conical

Boat

Chicago Harbor Southeast Guidewall

1938

Active

Pyramidal

Boat

Grosse Point

1873

Active

Conical

Foot

Waukegan Harbor

1889

Active

Conical

Car

Kenosha

1866

Inactive

Conical

Car

Kenosha North Pier

1906

Active

Conical

Car

Racine North Breakwater

1912

Inactive

Pyramidal

Boat

Wind Point

1880

Active

Conical

Car

Milwaukee Pierhead

1906

Active

Conical

Car

Milwaukee Breakwater

1926

Active

Square

Boat

North Point

1912

Active

Octagonal

Car

Port Washington Breakwater

1935

Active

Art Deco

Car/Boat

Old Point Washington

1860

Inactive

Building

Car

Manitowoc

1918

Active

Square

Car

 Two Rivers North Pierhread

1883

Inactive

Pyramidal

Car

Two Rivers Point

1894

Active

Skeletal

Car

Kewaunee Pierhead

1931

Active

Square

Car

Algoma

1932

Active

Conical

Boat

Sturgeon Bay Bay Canal

1903

Active

Skeletal

Car

Sturgeon Bay Bay Canal North Pier

1903

Active

Round

Boat

Old Bailey's Harbor

1851

Inactive

Conical

Boat

Bailey's Harbor Front Range

1869

Inactive

Square

Car

Bailey's Harbor Rear Range

1869

Inactive

Roof mounted cupola

Car

Cana Island

1870

Active

Conical

Car

Plum Island Front Range

1964

Active

Skeletal

Boat

Plum Island Rear Range

1897

Active

Skeletal

Boat

Pilot Island

1858

Active

Square

Boat

Pottawatomie

1858

Inactive

Square

Boat

St . Martin Island

1905

Active

Hexagonal

Boat

Poverty Island

1875

Inactive

Conical Ruins

Boat

Eagle Bluff

1868

Active

Square

Car

Chambers Island

1868

Inactive

Octagonal

Boat

Sherwood Point

1883

Active

Square

Car

Peshtigo Reef

1934

Active

Conical

Boat

Green Bay Harbor

1935

Active

Art Deco

Boat

Grassy Island

1872

Inactive

Pyramidal

Car

Grassy Island Rear Range

1872

Inactive

Pyramidal

Car

Longtail Point

1849

Inactive

Conical Ruins

Boat

Menominee North Pier

1927

Active

Octagonal

Car

Sand Point

1868

Inactive

Square

Car

Minneapolis Shoal

1934

Active

Art Deco

Boat

Peninsula Point

1866

Inactive

Square

Car

Manistique East Breakwater

1915

Active

Pyramidal

Car

Seul Choix Point

1895

Active

Conical

Car

Lansing Shoal

1928

Active

Square

Boat

St. Helena

1873

Active

Conical

Boat

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White River

Muskegon

Grand Haven

Holland


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