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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Ludington Weather

Now
L/SNOW
42°F
L/SNOW, humidity 85%, barometer 29.88,
wind 0 mph CLM
Tuesday
Partly sunny
45°F | 29°F
Partly sunny
Wednesday
Mostly sunny; breezy in the afternoon
54°F | 45°F
Mostly sunny; breezy in the afternoon
Thursday
An a.m. t-storm; clouds and sun, breezy
59°F | 33°F
An a.m. t-storm; clouds and sun, breezy
Friday
Cooler with a blend of sun and clouds
43°F | 26°F
Cooler with a blend of sun and clouds
Saturday
Mostly sunny, a shower possible; chilly
42°F | 27°F
Mostly sunny, a shower possible; chilly

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