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Address: Short Way Road, Port of Brookings, Brookings, OR
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Pretty Lighthouse

This lighthouse surprised me as to it's location. It's worth the trip to see it and not at all hard to find. Easy to get pics. Not a Lighthouse you can visit but you can take all... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2015
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Huntsville, Alabama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

If you went it would really be intruding. Hey it's at the end of the very narrow Sandy dead end. It would be rude and also you would be seriously tresspassing. I wish trip advisor would take this down as one of Brookings"things to do."

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Eagle River, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

From the jetty, one can now see two homes with lighthouses in Brookings. The original one is the larger of the two, and to the left of the newer one.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

This lighthouse surprised me as to it's location. It's worth the trip to see it and not at all hard to find. Easy to get pics. Not a Lighthouse you can visit but you can take all the pics you want from different angles. I would upload some but not sending this from my laptop.

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Fremont, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We enjoyed seeing the harbor area and also seeing the lighthouse on our road trip which included Brookings, Oregon.

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New Port Richey, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Wonderful place to visit1 he Pelican Bay Lighthouse is not very far from the Best Western Plus Hotel in Brookings, Oregon. What a charming lighthouse. We could walk right to it from the hotel. Really neat place for taking pictures. Lovely area. Friendly people. robb

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Vancouver, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Its very easy to get a look at the "Lighthouse right from the Habor parking lot. Pretty cool looking. Would be nice to be able to catch the inside sometime at one of the events.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The Pelican Bay Lighthouse is not very far from the Best Western Plus Hotel in Brookings, Oregon. What a charming lighthouse. We could walk right to it from the hotel. Really neat place for taking pictures. Lovely area. Friendly people. Brookings, Oregon.

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Corvallis, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We have been taking pictures of all the lighthouses along the Oregon Coast and have to say, Pelican Bay is truly unique. It is also a private home, like Cleft in the Rock near Yachats, and not open to the public most of the time. The building sits on a high bluff, overlooking Boat Basin Drive in Harbor (as in... More 

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Brookings, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

I liked the fact that it was privately owned, that is so cool! The history was neat, as Bill Cady grew up in Lighthouses so his desire was to build this one. It is the newest Lighthouse on the West Coast.

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Oceanside, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

The views of this lighthouse are okay, but not as spectacular as other lighthouses along the coast (especially Haceta Head lighthouse just north of Florence).

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