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Ram Island Ledge Light

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Lighthouse built in 1905 outside the entrance to Portland Harbor.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will view Ram Island light from Fort Williams as you enjoy Portland Head Light. The small island light can also be seem by private boat of ferry tour of the islands. It is not much to look at compared t/o the majestic Portland and...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Best seen from Ft. Williams park this lighthouse is an icon off the shore that has stood for many years. Catching this at the right light makes for a wonderful image - a long lens of at least 300MM is recommended - 600 MM is...More

1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Though you can't visit this lighthouse, it's still stunning to see it. It's out in the water on a little island. You can get a great view of it while visiting Portland Head Lighthouse/Fort Williams Park.

1  Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Ram Island Ledge Light is accessible only by boat so you may see it if you take one of those lighthouse tours by boat, which I did in 1989 ("The Portland Head Tour"). You can, however, see it from several vista points at Fort...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had taken a harbor tour of the many light houses in the Portland area. This one was the most interesting one. It is sitting on a ledge far out from the harbor area. Our guide told us some interesting facts about its history and...More

2  Thank ct-cruisers
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

You can't actually get to this lighthouse since it's out on an island and privately owned. We were able to view this lighthouse while we were at the Portland Head Light in Fort Williams park. You can actually get some good picures of the Ram...More

Thank TNharleychick
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Saw this lighthouse from the water. Beautiful and interesting history. It can only be reached by boat.

Thank pbandjellies
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The joy of this is not only the most spectacular water view of outer Portland Harbor, but that you will be standing on one of the Primo kite flying fields EVER. Fort Williams is the typical vantage point, with its own magnificent lighthouse and museum,...More

Thank 2_Island_Guy
Reviewed 21 November 2015

My Wife and I were on a Fall Foliage Tour and on our Boat Tour we saw this Lighthouse. I always enjoy seeing Lighthouses.

Thank cwillini
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Visited all six lighthouses in the Portland, Maine area recently with my family. Took a half day to visit and this one is on pri

2  Thank Anthony M
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