Canadian Coast Guard
The range light that operates in tandem with this lighthouse is on a skeleton tower about 1,770 feet away.
Tower Height: 29
Height of Focal Plane: 52
Characteristic and Range: Fixed green.
Description of Tower: Square white tower attached to fog signal building, with vertical red stripe.
This light is operational
1851: Light shown from a window in the keeper's house (burned down in 1883). 1883: Square wooden pyramidal lighthouse with attached dwelling.
Date Established: 1851
Date Present Tower Built: 1961
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
From Route 101, take Exit 9. Turn right on Bluff Road, then turn left onto Lighthouse Road and follow to the lighthouse.
Keepers: Robert King (1851-?); ? Lockhart (?), James Rathbun (c. early 1860s), Charles Edwin Rathbun (1865-1879), Susan Munro (C.E.Rathbun's wife, 1879-1921), William A. Crosby (?)