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Guard Island Lighthouse

South Point Higgins Road, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Beautiful to pass by

My cruise ship passed this lighthouse and it's so pretty. The beauty surrounding this lighthouse is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen B
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Beautiful

breathtaking to see it in person. I will never forget this traveling experience and do recommend... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
alstyneelectric
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New York City, New York
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This 100-year-old beacon is the most accessible lighthouse in Alaska.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
11 Mar 2017
“Great photo location”
2 weeks ago
“Beautiful to pass by”
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South Point Higgins Road, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My cruise ship passed this lighthouse and it's so pretty. The beauty surrounding this lighthouse is awesome.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

breathtaking to see it in person. I will never forget this traveling experience and do recommend for everyone.

Thank alstyneelectric
Reviewed 11 March 2017

You can see the lighthouse from many viewpoints along Tongass Highway. Or if in a boat get close up for taking pictures.

Thank Marlene S
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We went on Lighthouse/Eagle excursions with Rob Holston and had a great time. Rob is knowledgeable and witty. We saw Eagles, their nests, he gives you lots of history, and the lighthouse was fun to see. Lots of chances for photography.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is a very short, all one color lighthouse with nothing around it to see. We took a 15 minute boat ride out to see it. Well, that was a waste of time.

Thank Mary Ellen H
Reviewed 7 July 2015

The lighthouse is located south of Ketchikan, on a small, rocky island at the northern entrance to Tongass Narrows.

Thank DrJohnWarren
Reviewed 26 September 2012

One of the two photos shown is fin fact NOT Guard Island. I will send a few photos of Guard Island, a wonderful microcosm of South East Alaska.

10  Thank Robert H
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