Piedras Blancas Light Station Fresnel Lens, Cambria

4.2
#5 of 8 in Historic Sites in Cambria
Piedras Blancas is located on California's central coast, just north of San Simeon. The point is named for a white rock out cropping located just off the end of the point. In the 1866, this location was chosen to fill the gap between the lighthouses at Point Conception and Point Sur.
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  • We have seen this lighthouse lens for many many years now, but got to go on the Lighthouse tour for the first time today, wow, a great time was had and now we know where this lens came from!  more »
  • For a history buff like me this would be an 8 star attraction, for iPad toting teens probably a 0, so I compromise at a 4. One can take a quick look, or spend a few minutes reading the history and adm...  more »
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  • It is such a great tour. We learned a lot about the lighthouse and about the area. We saw otters, and so many whale spouts.
  • This tour was delightful. The docents were great and so informative. Mark was our groups guide. Thank you Mark for your interesting and informative stories. The light house is an important part of California's coast history. A must see when traveling on hwy. 1.

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