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Crooked River Lighthouse

1975 Highway 98 W, Carrabelle, FL 32322-3004
+1 850-697-2732
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Climb the Lighthouse!

We enjoyed climbing the Crooked River Lighthouse in Carrabelle, Florida. The history is... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Found while out for a walk

Didn't even know this was in the area; just went for a walk and found it. There are roadside signs... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
LaGrange, Georgia
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1975 Highway 98 W, Carrabelle, FL 32322-3004
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We enjoyed climbing the Crooked River Lighthouse in Carrabelle, Florida. The history is fascinating and the climb in the enclosed "tubular" center structure was different than any lighthouse climb we've done in the past. It was hard to imagine a lighthouse keeper lugging jugs of...More

Thank JSI2802
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Didn't even know this was in the area; just went for a walk and found it. There are roadside signs, but not attention getters by a long stretch. Great little museum of sorts at the site with interesting displays and artifacts.

Thank RLD57
Reviewed 7 November 2017

The Crooked River Lighthouse museum is very interesting. We enjoyed reading about the history of the lighthouse. We also enjoyed climbing the stairs to the top. The view is not to be missed!

Thank RStoudenmire
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The Crooked River Lighthouse,1 of 4 lighthouses on the Panhandle Lighthouse tour, was our 2nd lighthouse tour. While the climb to the top ($5) yielded spectacular views, we found the museum/gift shop to be much more interesting. The curators did a great job depicting the...More

Thank USAFNAV1979
Reviewed 19 October 2017

On a cool, rainy day this is a must do! Stop and see the light house and see a few other places of interest along the way.

Thank horsebackbeachlover
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We visited on a Saturday afternoon, and climbed to the top. Great views of the surrounding area. I highly recommend stopping at this lighthouse if you're in the area. It does not sit directly on the water, so it is easy to miss, but worth...More

Thank Dalen1970
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This lighthouse is tucked away in the forest in Carrabelle, FL. and is a gem! They only get $ 5.00 to climb the lighthouse. It winds you around and around until you reach the observation deck which gives you a wonderful view of the surrounding...More

Thank red-goldwing
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We really appreciate the new view. The removal of the pine trees and brush lets you see the lighthouse from US-98. It will be even better as they continue updating the landscaping.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Charming and quaint this lighthouse is a great attraction to visit in Carrabelle, Florida. The grounds around the lighthouse need some TLC but the museum is very cute.

Thank 887arlenep
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

When back several times and the food is ok not great but ok. I would recommend this restaurant. Eat Sunday Brunch good meal.

Thank homboyfsu
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Joan M
26 January 2016|
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