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Copper Harbor Lighthouse

. Description:  structures from 3 different eras in lighthouse history, from 1848 keeper's cottage to 1933 steel tower with modern lights Part of Fort Wilkins State Park
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How to find: 
Address:
Fort Wilkins State Park
Keweenaw Peninsula, MI 49918

Parent Organization:
Michigan Historical Center
Contacts
Phone 906 289-4215
Alt Phone 906 289-4996
URL(s)
 Michigan Historical Center
 www.sos.state.mi.us/history/museum/musewil/chlight


Accessible only by ferry
http://www.copperharborlighthouse.com/

906 289-4966
906 337-2310

mailto:info@copperharborlighthouse.com
Lighthouse Ferry Service
PO Box 451
Mohawk MI 49950
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
mid-May to mid-Oct
first boat tours leave at 10, sunset tours at height of season
8-dusk 8-dusk 8-dusk 8-dusk 8-dusk 8-dusk 8-dusk
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

As of JUL 2007     free    
Special Fees:   Admission is free, but State Park Motor vehicle permits required : http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7-153-10365-82938--,00.html
Additional Group Info:
Special Tours & Pricing:
Boat Tours:  Adults $15, Children under 12 $10, special Sunset tour $18 per person
Reservation Contact:
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have: Visit orientation center in 1848 lighthouse keepers cottage, then walk trail to 1866 lighthouse and 1993 steel tower light
Big Events: Suggested Stay: 90 minutes for lighthouse
Period Type of Site
Buildings: lighthouse keepers cottage, lighthouse, steel tower light
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
Kid Friendly:
On Site Amenities:
Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
Picnic
Vending/
Snacks
Restaurant
Shopping Shop Merchandise Hours
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Recreation

Description

Availability Contact
Trails/Hiking  Yes
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Nearby Attractions:
towns: 25 mi  Eagle Harbor, Eagle River

Historical

Description

Contact

Houghton County Museum Complex     5500 State Highway M26
Lake Linden MI 49945
Phone
906 296-4121
Quincy Mine Hoist Association
 
mine tours, steam hoist, number two Shafthouses, cog rail train
 
49750 US 41
Hancock MI 49930
Phone 906 482-3101
Web Site http://www.quincymine.com/

Seaman Mineralogical Museum, Michigan Technical U
  1400 College Ave
Houghton MI 49931
Phone 906 487-2572
Web Site www.geo.mtu.edu/museum/
Copper Country Historical Museum local history of Finnish area PO Box 148
South Range MI
Phone 906 482-6125
Web Site http://www.pasty.com/crhm/pages/contact.html
E-mail mailto:dlaitila@pasty.net

Cultural

Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com
     
Recreational  
     
Amusement  
     
Outdoor Recreation  
Isle Royale National Park wilderness archipelago with hiking & camping - no road, accessible only by boat or float plane   800 East Lakeshore Drive
 
Houghton  MI  49931  
 
Phone        906 482-0984
 
Web Site      http://www.nps.gov/isro/
 
E-mail         mailto:ISRO_ParkInfo@nps.gov    
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Nearby Places to Stay:

Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
Fanny Hooe Resort & Campground 2nd Street
Copper Harbor MI 49918
906 289-4451

Bed & Breakfast

 None Found within 25 miles
     
Hotel/Motel Click Here For Bookings in Copper Harbor
Brockway Inn Highway M 26
Copper Harbor MI 49918
906 289-4588
King Copper Motel 445 East Brockway Ave
Copper Harbor MI 49918
906 289-4214
Minnetonka Resort & Astor House 560 Gratiot Street US 41
Copper Harbor MI 49918
906 289-4449
Norland Motel US Highway 41
Copper Harbor MI 49918
906 289-4815
North Port Motel 280 East Brockway Ave
Copper Harbor MI 49918
906 289-4267
Shoreline Resort 200 Front Street
Eagle Harbor MI 49950
906 289-4441
White House Motel 36 Mohawk Street
US Highway  41
Mohawk MI 49950
906 337-3010
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Last Update:
01/09/2010

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