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.

Contact Information

Address

Stearns Park Beach

Stearns Park Outer Drive

Ludington, MI 49431

Driving Directions

Toll Free: (800) 542-4600

Phone: (231) 845-7343

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Location of Ludington North Breakwater Light

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Ludington Weather

Now
CLEAR
72°F
CLEAR, humidity 70%, barometer 30.07,
wind 6 mph S
Tuesday
A severe t-storm late in the afternoon
84°F | 59°F
A severe t-storm late in the afternoon
Wednesday
Cooler with times of clouds and sun
71°F | 51°F
Cooler with times of clouds and sun
Thursday
Mostly sunny and pleasant
74°F | 52°F
Mostly sunny and pleasant
Friday
Partly sunny
75°F | 56°F
Partly sunny
Saturday
Some sun with a couple of thunderstorms
75°F | 58°F
Some sun with a couple of thunderstorms

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