Holland Lighthouse, Holland, Michigan

Holland Lighthouse, Holland, Michigan Holland Lighthouse called “Big Red” located in Holland State Park. It Is the most photographed lighthouse in Michigan. This structure was not always as it appears today. The first structure was built in 1870 was a small, square wooden structure.


Friendly Falls, Tennessee

Friendly Falls, is located along the roadside in Sevierville, Tennessee.   This is a unique roadside stop. There is a store and snack shop that sits next to a creek. The snack shop has a menu that you can order from and enjoy your snack outside and enjoy the waterfall.


Cheboygan Crib Light, Michigan

Cheboygan Crib Light is located at the west pierhead of the mouth of the Cheboygan River into Lake Huron. The light is inactive. The light was originally located offshore in Lake Huron in 1884, on a concrete base. In 1984, the Crib Light tower was removed from the concrete base and placed on its current…

Wawatam Lighthouse

Wawatam Lighthouse, St. Ignace, Michigan

The current lighthouse was originally built in 1998 at the Monroe Welcome Center on Interstate 75. In 2004 the Michigan Department of Transportation decided to renovate the center and declared the structure obsolete. The structure was moved north by truck in five pieces.  In 2006 the lighthouse was reassembled and on August 20, 2006 the…

Copper Harbor Lighthouse

Copper Harbor Lighthouse

The Copper Harbor Lighthouse was built in 1848 and has a tower that stands 62 feet tall. It is located on the Keweenaw Peninsula of Upper Michigan inside Fort Wilkins Historic State Park on private land and the passage between the two is NOT allowed. The light was deactivated in 1927. In 1963, the Michigan Department…