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/FOG
42°F
L/FOG, humidity 95%, barometer 29.82,
wind 17 mph SW
Monday
Mostly cloudy, rain and drizzle; breezy
45°F | 43°F
Mostly cloudy, rain and drizzle; breezy
Tuesday
Rain becoming steadier; fog in the a.m.
50°F | 43°F
Rain becoming steadier; fog in the a.m.
Wednesday
Morning showers
43°F | 25°F
Morning showers
Thursday
Clouds breaking, a snow shower; colder
30°F | 23°F
Clouds breaking, a snow shower; colder
Friday
Some sun, then clouds and chilly
34°F | 26°F
Some sun, then clouds and chilly

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