Canadian Coast Guard
The structure stands on a concrete pier with a plow shape, designed to deflect ice floes that could damage the station.
Tower Height: 40
Height of Focal Plane: 59
Characteristic and Range: Flashing red every 5 seconds, visible for 12 miles.
Description of Tower: Integral concrete tower on roof of fog signal building.
This light is operational
Integral fog signal building.
Date Established: 1953
Date Present Tower Built: 1953
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
Accessible by boat only. The lighthouse can also be seen from tours offered by Mackinac Seaplane Tours -- see www.mackinacseaplanes.com or call 906-632-9746.