Posts Tagged ‘Lighthouse’

Port Dalhousie Inner Range Lighthouse, St. Catharines Ontario

Port Dalhousie Inner Range Lighthouse, St. Catharines Ontario

Port Dalhousie Inner Range Lighthouse, St. Catharines Ontario 80 Lighthouse Rd. St. Catharines, ON For just over a century, Port Dalhousie harbour served as the northern terminus of the first three Welland Canals. These made the town a maritime destination and industrial centre. This is the third lighthouse to be located on this site. The

Icy Grand Bend Beach Lighthouse, Grand Bend Ontairo

Icy Grand Bend Beach Lighthouse, Grand Bend Ontairo

Wow! Grand Bend beach this time of year makes for a spectacular winter scene. Thanks to @emilywalzak for capturing the early ice formations over Lake Huron. #VisitLambtonCounty #DiscoverON #PureOntario Photo courtesy of our instagram follower visitsarnialambton: https://www.instagram.com/visitsarnialambton

Wolfe Island, Quebec Head Lighthouse, Port Metcalfe Ontario

Wolfe Island, Quebec Head Lighthouse, Port Metcalfe Ontario

Wolfe Island, Quebec Head Lighthouse, Port Metcalfe Ontario 101 Port Metcalfe Ln, Gananoque, ON K7G 3C7, Canada Latitude: 44.238846 Longitude: -76.184113 Located on Québec Head, the northeastern point of Wolfe Island, largest of the Thousand Islands.  The Point has many names including: Quebec Point, Quebec Head, Hemlock Point, and East Point. This is a beautiful

Presqu’ile Point Lighthouse, Presqu’ile Provincial Park, Brighton Ontario

Presqu’ile Point Lighthouse, Presqu’ile Provincial Park, Brighton Ontario

Presqu’ile Point Lighthouse, Presqu’ile Provincial Park, Brighton Ontario Park Address:328 Presqu’ile Pkwy, Brighton, ON K0K 1H0 Lattitude and Longitude: 43.9987401 -77.6769157 The lighthouse is situated on the eastern point of the peninsula, formerly known as Gibson’s Point. The engineer, Nichol Hugh Baird, designed a 69 foot octagonal stone tower tapering to a pronounced flare at

Salmon Point Lighthouse, Salmon Point Ontario

Salmon Point Lighthouse, Salmon Point Ontario

Salmon Point Lighthouse Address: 714 Salmon Point Rd, Cherry Valley, ON K0K 1P0, Canada Latitude: 43.8578529 Longitude: -77.24179449999997 Travel Instructions: Land access to the lighthouse has been restricted for several years. The former Salmon Point Campground has been sold, and a fence and posted signage restrict access to the site. You should now plan on

Point Peele Island Lighthouse, Point Peele Ontario

Point Peele Island Lighthouse, Point Peele Ontario

Address: East Shore Road & Harris Garno Road, Ontario N0R 1M0, Canada Pelee Island can be reached by ferry from Leamington and Kingsville, Ontario and Sandusky, Ohio. From the ferry dock on Pelee Island, it is 11 km (6.9 miles) to the lighthouse on the northern tip of the island. Tours that start at the

Point Traverse Lighthouse, Prince Edward Point Ontario

Point Traverse Lighthouse, Prince Edward Point Ontario

Prince Edward Point Lighthouse Address: Located at Prince Edward Point at the end of County Road 13. Make the scenic trek to the furthest point in Prince Edward County. Bird lover/watchers come out this way for the bird observatory but if your into history and exploring this abandoned lighthouse is worth seeing. Driving into the

Cobourg East Pierhead Lighthouse, Cobourg Ontario

Cobourg East Pierhead Lighthouse, Cobourg Ontario

Source: Lighthousefriends.com Directions: From Highway 401 east of Toronto, take Exit 474 and drive south on County Road 45 (Division Street) to Cobourg. Follow Division Street for 3.2 km (2 miles) until it ends at Victoria Park. From the park, you can walk the east pier to view the light. Great spot to visit right