Ludington North Breakwater Light

Ludington North Breakwater Light

Listed on the top five "must do's" during your Ludington vacation.. a walk out to Ludington North Breakwater Light. Located in Stearns' Park, enjoy a half-mile walk on the breakwall to the 57 foot high tower. This is a great spot to catch a fish or a sunset! Open to the public Wed to Sun from 10am to 5pm with a small admission fee. In 1870, Congress appropriated $6,00 to build a lighthouse on the south side of the Ludington Harbor. It was first lit in 1871. In 1924, the present structure was built on the north side of the harbor. The light is a square pyramidal building, steel framed and encased in riveted steel plates. The tower shines 19 miles out on Lake Michigan.

Sable Point Lighthouse Keeper's Association

Contact Information

Address

Stearns Park Beach

Stearns Park Outer Drive

Ludington, MI 49431

Driving Directions

Phone: (231) 245-7417

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Location of Ludington North Breakwater Light

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Ludington Weather

Now
P/SUNNY
29°F
P/SUNNY, humidity 64%, barometer 30.36,
wind 13 mph SSW
Friday
Quite cold with variable cloudiness
31°F | 27°F
Quite cold with variable cloudiness
Saturday
Not as cold with rain and drizzle
44°F | 39°F
Not as cold with rain and drizzle
Sunday
Rain becoming steadier; fog in the a.m.
49°F | 39°F
Rain becoming steadier; fog in the a.m.
Monday
A bit of snow and rain in the afternoon
42°F | 28°F
A bit of snow and rain in the afternoon
Tuesday
Low clouds and cold with a snow shower
32°F | 24°F
Low clouds and cold with a snow shower

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