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Little Sable Point Lighthouse

287 N Lighthouse Dr, Mears, MI 49436
+1 231-845-7417
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Beautiful Spot to view Lake Michigan

Although the lighthouse wasn't open when we visited, this is a wonderful place to view Lake... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
beverlyg928
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Kiawah Island, South Carolina
Lighthouse tour day

My wife and I were trying to see several lighthouse on this day. This one is tucked away, large... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
tj3js289
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West Chester, Ohio
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  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
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“light house” (47 reviews)
“nice beach” (19 reviews)
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287 N Lighthouse Dr, Mears, MI 49436
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

Although the lighthouse wasn't open when we visited, this is a wonderful place to view Lake Michigan. The wind was fairly strong, the sand was blowing and we got to witness the wild beauty of the lake.

Thank beverlyg928
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My wife and I were trying to see several lighthouse on this day. This one is tucked away, large parking lot and short walk to the lighthouse and adjacent beach. There is a fee to tour and climb the light. We did not feel like...More

Thank tj3js289
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Getting to the lighthouse is a bit of an adventure. It's at the end of a dead end road, on the southern portion of Silver Lake state park. One tip, if you don't have a Michigan parks recreation pass and/or don't want to pay the...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

It was $5 each to climb the lighthouse and it was definitely worth it. Bring cash to pay. The view from the top is amazing! The stairs might scare you a little if you are afraid of heights though. Beautiful structure and was impressed by...More

Thank Jayce D
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The beach around is clean but was quite populated at the time. The lighthouse is very ordinary with no exceptional views.

Thank SamAnu89
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Was a beautiful day, took drive from Mears. The view was something out of a movie. Would highly recommend. Would be a great picnic destination.

Thank Rodaccarey
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

This a a beautiful light house on the shores of Lake Michigan. You can walk to the light house and beach for free but there is a fee to hike to the top. There is a little gift shop in a trailer near the parking...More

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

A tree lined road will take you out to this lighthouse. Beautiful beach. Awesome light house. Worthwhile to make a stop!

Thank CindyLuWho
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We stopped here one the drive home from our recent trip. We had two dogs with us and had to visit dog-friendly places. I was happy to find that this lighthouse is on a dog-friendly beach! My pups loved walking around the sand, getting their...More

Thank Kaitlyn C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

OK for a quick stop. Nice views, etc. It is by the water but there is really no beach and the water (in the height of August) was (maybe always is) freezing. Go anyway

Thank bielinki
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timj123
2 August 2016|
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Response from 342mbl | Reviewed this property |
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 27h through September 25 Definitely worth a trip!!!! I copied/pasted the following from the Sable Point Lighthouse Keepers Association page: Standard admission rates to climb the towers are as... More
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