Cana Island Lighthouse, Baileys Harbor

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Must see · Lighthouse · Tourist Spot
Dogs are allowed on the Island if they are dog and people friendly, and on a leash. You can not climb the tower with your dogs, or when carrying small children. You will need your hands for your own safety. If you have questions, please ask the staff! See you on the island!
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  • One of the most beautiful lighthouses in the area. It is closed in winter, but it can still be seen from the land bridge area that is open in the other seasons.  more »
  • Due to Lk Michigan water levels being so high, we took the tractor ferry to the island. There were 2 couples who decided to walk across -- the water was up to their waists. We knew we had made the.....  more »
  • A unique experience in the Great Lakes, and the view at the top of the lighthouse was beautiful! The volunteers worked so hard to make our visit possible-a tractor ride across to the island (the causeway is significantly under water in August), ticketing, the best gift shop we found in Door County, and history briefing of the lighthouse by Jon. Thanks for all of your hard work. Go see and support Cana Island Lighthouse.
  • Worth the wait. We tried three times before we could see the lighthouse. First time, we were just a bit late. Second and third times, the gravel causeway had been washed out. So plan ahead! It was a slow trek to the top of the lighthouse. I'm not afraid of heights, but my wife is. She was able to make it up to the top, but walking around the lighthouse gallery (outside) made both of us a little weak in the knees. The view was spectacular and we'll worth it.

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