15 Incredible Photos of Michigan Lighthouses
Copper Harbor Lighthouse by Steve Nowakowski
Over 115 lighthouses dot the Michigan coastline. Some of them still guide boats to safety, some welcome visitors to spend the night in unforgettable surroundings, and all of them are stunning sites to behold, at any time of year.
We sorted through over 700 photos in our Flickr archives to unearth some truly stunning images of lighthouses across the state. Have a photo of your own to share? Post it on our Facebook page or send us a Tweet!
Don’t forget to check out the rest of our lighthouse images in our special Flickr photoset.
The lighthouses of Michigan are stunning sights against the background of a rising or setting sun.
A Michigan lighthouse is a great place to go for a stroll with a loved one...
Muskegon Breakwater Lighthouse by Romulus Rueda
...or to marvel at the power of nature.
Grand Haven State park Lighthouse by John McCormick
Sometimes, the sight of the lighthouse itself...
...can be just as stunning as the view from up top.
And if you ever have the chance to visit a lighthouse in winter...
...you'll discover shockingly cold towers of ice and snow.
It's so very different, but no less beautiful...
...than the vibrant summertime colors that usually dot the coast.
Have you been to a Michigan lighthouse? Which one is your favorite?