Hiawatha National Forest
The keeper's house at this lighthouse burned down in 1959. The lighthouse, which was replaced by Minneapolis Shoal Light in 1936, is now located within a picnic area in the Hiawatha National Forest.
Tower Height: 40
Description of Tower: Square brick tower.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1866
Date Present Tower Built: 1866
Date Deactivated: 1936
Current Use: Attraction in national forest.
Open To Public? Yes.
The lighthouse is in Hiawatha National Forest on County Road 513, south of US Route 2.
Listed on the
National Register of Historic Places