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West Quoddy Head Light

189 S Lubec Rd, Lubec, ME 04652-3622
+1 207-733-2180
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Eastern most point in USA

Spectacular views of Passamaquoddy Bay and the offshore islands. It is only a 10 minute drive from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rangeleyman
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Wayland, Massachusetts
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The far east

Fun to visit the eastern most point in the USA. The view was pretty and the small museum adjacent... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
08lj
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Charleston, South Carolina
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189 S Lubec Rd, Lubec, ME 04652-3622
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spectacular views of Passamaquoddy Bay and the offshore islands. It is only a 10 minute drive from Lubec. There is a short 1 mile hike along the bluffs overlooking the coast. The State park is next door for additional hikes and activities.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fun to visit the eastern most point in the USA. The view was pretty and the small museum adjacent gave some history of the area. The state park it's part of had a trail along the coast with some nice views. Cost $4/out of state...More

Thank 08lj
Reviewed 6 days ago

The light house is easy to get to and there are trails to hike. The water views and the coastline are great for relaxing or just taking some pictures.

Thank JuniorKP
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our particular goal for visiting the Lubec area was to see the first sunrise in the U.S. The best place for viewing is the West Quoddy Head Light. We actually went there the afternoon prior to visit the lighthouse. It is beautiful and well maintained....More

Thank lauriem535
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do not miss this lighthouse if you are in the area! It is beautiful! There is a very small gift shop off site. It is just picture perfect.

Thank 698katherinew
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped as a break from our long drive. What we got was a history lesson about our early American history. This is a wonderful place to easily spend an hour or so learning about our "National Lighthouse System". The staff is...More

Thank BluegooseTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy hike along the coast and back via a peat bog. Beautiful, just like nature is. Even with fog it is very interesting.

Thank JochenBuhler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Go by and walk around and enjoy the views! Lighthouse in nice well kept condition. Enjoyed the displays! Enjoyed speaking with the person working inside the lighthouse!

Thank DebbieSnook
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Lighthouse is typical of a true Maine lighthouse. It is not too hard to find and you pass a delicious Chocolate store on the way that's a must stop. It was foggy when we were there but it did not take away from the...More

Thank 904joeyb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the most N. E. Lighthouse in the USA. Great ocean views and trails for hikers and/ or photographers. If you’re in the area it is a must stop to visit. Those who enjoy lighthouses, it’s a must. Be prepared for changing weather. You...More

Thank RobOlson
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traveler958
12 June 2016|
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Response from Nancy A | Reviewed this property |
Lubec has several nice restaurants and lodging choices, and of course its proximity to Campobello Island and the Roosevelt estate is an opportunity to take advantage of (bring your passport and don't let anyone tell you that... More
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tcwMissouri
30 May 2016|
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Response from Phyllis Y | Reviewed this property |
Not on a routine basis, but there is a special open lighthouse day when that is possible and easily searched online. Nearby on Campobello Island in Canada is East Quoddy Light. You can walk to it only during low tide... More
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