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Name: Round Island Passage Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Mackinaw City, Michigan, United States

Location: Straits of Mackinac, Lake Huron.

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Photo: Jaque Styles

Managing Organization:
U.S. Coast Guard

This active light is located off the south side of Mackincac Island.

Tower Height: 60

Height of Focal Plane: 71

Characteristic and Range: Red flash every 4 seconds.

Description of Tower: White reinforced concrete tower.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1947

Date Present Tower Built: 1947

Date Automated: 1973

Optics: Now 190 mm.

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

This lighthouse can be seen from the ferry from Mackinaw City to Mackinac Island. For information, contact Arnold Transit Company, email, phone (800) 542-8528; Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry, email, phone (231) 436-5023; or Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry, phone (800) 638-9892. It can also be seen from tours offered by Mackinac Seaplane Tours -- see or call 906-632-9746.

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