Fort Gratiot Lighthouse

Photograph by
Mark Reinholz

Fort Gratiot Lighthouse is the oldest lighthouse in Michigan, and the second oldest on the Great Lakes. It was established in 1814, and was automated in 1933. The white pained brick tower height is 85 feet, and has a range of 21 miles. It is situated at the entrance to St Clair River from Lake Huron. The grounds are closed to the public.

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