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Relaxing, serene and majestic. Even with the cold cloudy weather it was worth the stop. There’s... read more

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Debbie P
Rapid City, South Dakota
Fun to walk out to the Lighthouse

This is a great place to watch the waves of the mighty Lake Superior! You need to be careful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tammie H
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All reviews on the rocks coast guard light house sawtooth mountains nice walk mobility issues break wall watch your step rock climbing weather was perfect sea wall lake superior fun hike parking lot easy walk beautiful view worth the trip
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Reviewed yesterday

Relaxing, serene and majestic. Even with the cold cloudy weather it was worth the stop. There’s just something about lighthouses.

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to watch the waves of the mighty Lake Superior! You need to be careful walking out tot he lighthouse on a windy day. My husband and I are not real adventurous (and a little afraid of the water) but we...More

Thank Tammie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a lovely place to combine a stroll on the harbor breakwater to the lighthouse on the end and also climb around the rocky outcrops along the waters edge. Take a moment to sit and absorb the beauty of superior. Its not a walk for...More

1  Thank Averagejoe001
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Great afternoon walk area around the harbor, the Coast Guard station and the breakwater. Would be a nice place to sit and watch the small boats go in and out. Found it all very clean, Thanks Grand Marai

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

The Grand Marais harbor is so enchanting...every day...without exception. Taking a walk out to the lighthouse and the point never disappoints.

Thank Rpod-lady
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Such a beautiful place to walk to. You can relax on the rocks near by and enjoy the city view or Lake Superior view. You can even see fish if you're patient. We've done this with kids ranging from 4-17yrs old. All loved it. It's...More

Thank nomadsoul80
Reviewed 23 August 2018

It is an interesting hike over different terrain but well worth it. What a great was to start the day after breakfast at the hotel.

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The lighthouse at Grand Marais is just a small part of the beauty and good times to be had at Grand Marais.

Thank Carol Z
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The walk out to this lighthouse is a very easy hike - although it is on concrete - including some rougher concrete. At the lighthouse, you get a whole different perspective of Grand Marais as you look back at the city and the rising forest...More

1  Thank 378chesterd
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Grand Marais has to be one of the more beautiful small towns I have traveled too. While in town the walk out to the lighthouse is kinda a key thing to do while in Grand Marais. Walk may be challenging for some as it’s not...More

1  Thank ajb388
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10 July 2017|
Response from Jim B | Reviewed this property |
Grand Marais lighthouse is a small lighthouse on a breakwater for the harbor. You can walk out on the breakwater for free, with free parking by the Coast Guard building, but you can't get inside the lighthouse. You can... More