Isle Royale National Park
Contact Address Information:
800 East Lakeshore Drive
Tower Height: 44
Height of Focal Plane: 78
Description of Tower: Octagonal fieldstone tower, attached to dwelling.
This light is operational
1882 1.5 story stone keeper's house, 1882 fog signal building, storage shed, tram winch house, privy, boathouse.
Date Established: 1882
Date Present Tower Built: 1882
Date Automated: 1978
Optics: 1882: Fourth order Fresnel lens, now 190 mm optic (solar powered).
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Accessible by boat only. Guided tours are available in season; contact Isle Royale National Park for information.