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Tawas Point Lighthouse

686 Tawas Beach Rd, East Tawas, MI 48730-9502
+1 989-362-5658
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It’s wonderful any time of year and any season. It’s very historic and if you wish, you can climb... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
Lovely walk and lighthouse

We stopped by in the fall and even though the lighthouse was closed it was a nice walk and... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Mark H
Huntington Woods, Michigan
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“light house” (12 reviews)
“gift shop” (17 reviews)
“state park” (20 reviews)
686 Tawas Beach Rd, East Tawas, MI 48730-9502
+1 989-362-5658
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s wonderful any time of year and any season. It’s very historic and if you wish, you can climb to the top for an outstanding view of the surrounding area. Most definitely worth the visit.

Thank visamastermichigan
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We stopped by in the fall and even though the lighthouse was closed it was a nice walk and beautiful lighthouse. You can walk further to the point which we would recommend. Beautiful views of Lake Huron and the bay.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We stopped by this lighthouse on the way to Au Sable area to see the colorful leaves. This lighthouse is the part of the state park with beaches, camp area. But the gift shop and lighthouse was closed for winter season.

Thank WindyandSun
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoy visiting the lighthouses along Lake Huron. Dog beach near by. Nice bike trail starts here and goes to Alabaster.

Thank Tina T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Beautiful lighthouse. There are trees, sand and the sound of waves and wind in the distance. There is a cute little souvenir shop onsite too. The person running the shop was very nice. Would recommend this to everyone! Oh, this is in a park that...More

Thank RockyShoal
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The view from the ground is nice. I don't have a head for heights so I've never been to the top. My boyfriend has went all the way up in the past and he says it is beautiful, as have other people I've talked to...More

Thank momma_of_kitties
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The East Tawas lighthouse was nice stop on out trip. We only came because we like to visit lighthouses. The was the first lighthouse tour for the volunteer lighthouse keepers. They did a very good job and were fun to speak with. We also walked...More

Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Took a group of 15 family members to see the Lighthouse. We ended up at the beach and the water was super cold but still managed to survive swimming there. We enjoyed flying kites and just hanging out. Once we were tired of the beach...More

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This was an interesting spot to visit. Nice grounds to walk around in. Written plaques, etc. gave interesting accounts of hazards of early travel on the Great Lakes. Good washrooms.

Thank Lyndell O
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I didn't stop here to visit, but it sure looked like a great place to explore. Instead, I had a friend drop me off here and run back to the Tawas Bay Beach Resort which is exactly 4 miles.

1  Thank His_N_Hers_USA
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