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Tawas Point Lighthouse

686 Tawas Beach Rd, East Tawas, MI 48730-9502
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Great view from the top!

My 8 year old and 4 year old climbed to the top and down. It has a great view! Be sure to check the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Port Huron, Michigan
Wouldn't have gone in

We arrived at the state park and were informed we had to pay $9 because we were from out of state... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
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  • Average4%
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“state park” (19 reviews)
686 Tawas Beach Rd, East Tawas, MI 48730-9502
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Reviewed yesterday

My 8 year old and 4 year old climbed to the top and down. It has a great view! Be sure to check the climb times as it is not open all the time.

Thank 283Heather
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the state park and were informed we had to pay $9 because we were from out of state to enter the park. We said we were just going to see the lighthouse not actually staying to use the park would we still...More

Thank jan1015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Tawas Point Lighthouse no longer lights. It's been sad to see it go dark. I've been awed by it's beauty in the night sky for 59 years. I welcome any effort to illuminate it as it should be. I will gladly contribute.

Thank charles c
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This crown jewel of Tawas Point State Park is the first lighthouse I ever visited, the first whose stairs I climbed, and the first I ever photographed, first in the daylight, and finally, after many visits, as it was getting dark and the light came...More

Thank flowerhead2
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Another beautiful and majestic lighthouse in northern Michigan. It was beautiful watching the waves crash against the shore. A peaceful place to sit back and relax.

Thank Travelinklan
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is a great lighthouse to visit when you are at the Point. Climb the spiral stairs to the top and enjoy the views. If you go and get a tour, you learn a lot. Wouldn't mind living here and being a tour guide for...More

Thank Tawas_Lover
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I first got to experience this lighthouse back in June of 2010. My friend and I got to climb to the top of the lighthouse and got a brief history of the light, and the lighthouse itself. The view from the top of the lighthouse...More

Thank irishbear142017
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We did a fall lighthouse tour up the coast and this was one of our stops. It's a beautiful lighthouse with great views! I don't think you could make a day out if it though as we were on our way after about a half...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Nice park and a nice looking lighthouse. We would have enjoyed going inside but it's closed on Mondays!

Thank SK1Tallahassee
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Many interesting trails to walk with deer and other wildlife. The lighthouse itself is spectacular. This is a beautiful area in the thumb of Michigan, farm country.

Thank SusieD55
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