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New Presque Isle Lighthouse

4500 E Grand Lake Rd, Presque Isle, MI 49777-8326
+1 989-595-9917
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Great Lighthouse Visit

We recently visited Presque Isle and came across The New Lighthouse and The Old Lighthouse which... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
195508Anonymous
Great place for a hike, sunset or picnic

Visited twice. Well maintained, great views and really quiet. Watched a sunset on a Saturday... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Michael P
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4500 E Grand Lake Rd, Presque Isle, MI 49777-8326
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+1 989-595-9917
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We recently visited Presque Isle and came across The New Lighthouse and The Old Lighthouse which are about a mile apart. Both can be viewed, climbed and enjoyed for only 5 bucks per adult. Each lighthouse has a small museum. The New LIghthouse is quite...More

Thank 195508Anonymous
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Visited twice. Well maintained, great views and really quiet. Watched a sunset on a Saturday night and only saw 3 other visitors.

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

For five dollars you can climb both the old and new lighthouses - they are about a mile apart. The view from the new lighthouse is incredible - bring binoculars and you can see Canada. A little scary/thrilling to be so high up and walk...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We visited both the old and new light houses. The views were great from both. The new light house has quite a few more stairs though.

Thank Susan B
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Great view and friendly staff. We had teenagers and little ones with us. The climb to the top is 130 stairs, but worth it!

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

The sign at the lighthouse stated it was open from 9 to 5pm. We arrived at 4:30pm. Two other cars arrived about the same time. One was from Texas, we were from NC, GA, and MA. We were not happy after driving so far. Looking...More

Thank I7543AQtheresam
Reviewed 24 July 2017

If you didn't know beforehand that this lighthouse is the tallest on Lake Huron and one of the tallest in Michigan, the crick in your neck as you crane your head skyward quickly clues you in. It's immediately apparent as soon as it comes into...More

Thank flowerhead2
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Bring your tennis shoes for this one. Over 100 steps to the top. Outstanding views, friendly staff. Clean and well organized. We paid $11 for both lighthouses (2 adults 1kid, 2&under free) they have 3 adult swings & 1 baby swing behind the lighthouse. My...More

Thank shoff917
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is one of two lighthouses in Presque Isle. It's a bit of a climb up to the top but the view out over the lake is worth it. Nice gift shop.

Thank eroof01
Reviewed 23 June 2017

They have 2 light houses in the area to visit. Very interesting historical information. If in the area it worth the stop. Will go back

Thank Bob K
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