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Awesome

The lighthouse was part of our excursion down that way in a small boat with a motor. I am a... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Cherie P
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Pahrump, Nevada, United States
Awesome

My wife and I don't a boat ride to this lighthouse which is off the beaten path. Whats really neat... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Fred B
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San Clemente, California
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Historic lighthouse that was restored and is a popular tourist attraction.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good11%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“small museum” (2 reviews)
“history” (2 reviews)
“ride” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Isle Royale National Park, MI
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

The lighthouse was part of our excursion down that way in a small boat with a motor. I am a lighthouse lover, so I was happy not only to see it, but to be able to climb it for the views. There is a small...More

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My wife and I don't a boat ride to this lighthouse which is off the beaten path. Whats really neat is it looks like the keepers just left and all their stuff is still there. There are fishing nets and tackle, old tools and small...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

If your looking for a fun outing the rock Harbor light is a night change of pace! The ride is about 45 minutes from the Harbor! Once you arrive the walk from the dock is less than 1/4 mile! Easy walk! Interesting history of the...More

1  Thank ELFDUDE
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A small museum about ships, lighthouses, copper mining around Isle Royale. It was open for a self-tour. We could climb the spiral stairs to the top and had a beautiful view of Lake Superior and the surrounding islands. A short walk from the Edisen fishery.

1  Thank Favahome
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Rock Island Lighthouse is a beautiful reminder of the power of Lake Superior. We circle the lighthouse on our ride back from Isle Royale National Park. The park is part of Michigan. Many people are not even aware of its existence but it's a site...More

1  Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 22 June 2016

A beautiful lighthouse located close to the Edelson fishing exhibit. The museum at the bottom of the lighthouse is very informative.

Thank mafischl
Reviewed 31 July 2015

There is a nice little museum on the ground floor and you can climb 63 steps to get a view from the top. The last seven steps are on a ladder and the opening is tight, so make note of that. There is no railing...More

Thank Ted O
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We went on this tour to the Lighthouse as there was nothing else to do on Rock Harbor. You get to the Edisen Fishery dock, then less than a 10 minute walk thru the woods to the Lighthouse. That part was nice. It was a...More

2  Thank Carol T
Reviewed 2 August 2013

really enjoyed the boat tour (arrangements made through the Rock Harbor Lodge) to this lighthouse. there is a short (one mile?) but rugged hike to the lighthouse- which is fairly neglected- not well maintained like so many of the other lighthouses in this area) but...More

4  Thank amy f
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