U.S. Coast Guard
Tower Height: 59
Height of Focal Plane: 69
Description of Tower: Square reinforced concrete tower on concrete crib.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1900
Date Present Tower Built: 1928
Date Automated: 1976
Optics: 1928: Third order Fresnel lens (now on display at the Michigan Historical Museum in Lansing); now 190 mm, solar powered.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Accessible by boat only. It can be seen from tours offered by Mackinac Seaplane Tours -- see www.mackinacseaplanes.com or call 906-632-9746.