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Seacow Head Lighthouse

Lighthouse Road | Fernwood, Prince Edward Island C0B 1C0, Canada
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Stunning Views from amazing red cliffs

This was our first stop in PEI coming right off the Confederation Bridge. It was only a 20-minute... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017

This lighthouse has seen better days. It has a few things going for it: great views of... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Jonathan K
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Lighthouse Road | Fernwood, Prince Edward Island C0B 1C0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This was our first stop in PEI coming right off the Confederation Bridge. It was only a 20-minute drive and well worth a pit stop. Our girls enjoyed exploring and walking along the beautiful red cliffs, although it made us very nervous to see them...More

Thank 69cynthiab
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This lighthouse has seen better days. It has a few things going for it: great views of confederation bridge, very close to Summerside, nice looking cliffs nearby. On the downside, the LH paint is peeling off, the parking area is just a circle of red...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The view of combination of red cliffs and lighthouse is great. We are glad that we stopped by at the last day of being in PEI just before we exited from confederation bridge. It is worth to visit it.

1  Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We stopped to Seacow Head Lighthouse with our puppy, Freya. We walked along the red cliffs in both directions and enjoyed the stunning views. You even get a great view of the Confederation Bridge. There were a bunch of local teenagers swimming here while we...More

Thank Christy C
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to go for a view of the bridge and the pei coast line. A great place to watch a sunset on a clear night. So beautiful.

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

I come back time and time again and the beauty takes my breath away each and every time! Sunrise, sunset, low tide and high tide this is the spot to be! Bring your bathing suits and water shoes and jump into the caves below. Use...More

Thank Tasha M
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

The drive to this lighthouse isn't that far from the Confederation Bridge. The drive is really scenic and has little to no traffic. The lighthouse is really old and beautiful. You have a great view of the Confederation Bridge and the Northumberland Strait from here....More

Thank stefbcanada
Reviewed 31 July 2015

This lighthouse is perched high above the Northumberland Strait with very picturesque red sandstone cliffs below. It offers great views of the Strait and the Confederation Bridge for those that love such photos. It is well worth stopping at if you are exploring the southern...More

1  Thank Bryan G
Reviewed 3 July 2015

This was my favorite lighthouse that we visited. So many views of the water, cliffs, confederation bridge. Note for photo taking. walk a bit back to get the cliff in your pic!

1  Thank beachgirl9211
Reviewed 28 November 2014

This light house is kinda out of the way but has great views and is a good place to spread a blanket and have a picnic lunch. Great coastal cliff views.

1  Thank travelerkent
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