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North Lighthouse

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Corn Neck Rd., New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
+1 401-466-3200
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Closed on Tuesday and Wednesday

Didn't know that. Once we arrived in BI, we needed to kill some time before checking in. So, we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MKurtBenjamin
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Fairfield, Connecticut
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Wow!

Great lighthouse - fantastic view - a thoroughly enjoyable visit by our family. A must see if... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nancy N
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Hudson, New Hampshire
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Granite built lighthouse at Sandy Point, Block Island.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“parking lot” (26 reviews)
“north light” (13 reviews)
“long walk” (11 reviews)
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Corn Neck Rd., New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Didn't know that. Once we arrived in BI, we needed to kill some time before checking in. So, we decided on the furthest point north. Which would be the Lighthouse. It's a long walk on a not so firm sandy pathway along the shore so...More

Thank MKurtBenjamin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great lighthouse - fantastic view - a thoroughly enjoyable visit by our family. A must see if you're on the Island.

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great views once you get out there! It's a bit of a hike in the sand and you can't really walk the water line as it's covered in seaweed and rocks. There's a lot of seagulls and a couple of nests by the lighthouse so...More

Thank ElsaManelsa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take time to see both lighthouses. The North one requires a hike in sand of about 1 mile from the parking lot. Make time to tour the inside of the lighthouse as well.

Thank DaveL62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent the day biking Block Island in the very hot sun. After biking for nearly 2 hours, I finally reached this destination at 12:30ish PM. Having made the walk to the Lighthouse before, I was happy to admire from afar this time with a...More

Thank DaveEB310
Reviewed June 15, 2017

To get to this lighthouse requires a moderate walk across the beach, but well worth the effort. When we went we saw a seal in the ocean, and the seagulls were nesting in the tall grass by the lighthouse, best of all the lighthouse is...More

Thank bruwest
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Unlike the South Light, the North light is a lil bit of a hike. There is a parking lot somewhat near it. Then its a fairly long walk down the beach to the light house. The light house is pretty nice, typical light house. Whats...More

Thank Matthew A
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

A little bit of a hike from the parking area but totally worth the trip. Beautiful views of the beach.

Thank Joey B
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Excellent ride up to the Northen Light House. I strolled the beach area and found an awesome sea glass !

Thank Helen O
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

You really can have a complete trip to Block Island if you don't hike out to the Northernmost point. By level I don't mean paved. It's rocky and then turns to all sand but it's very little that is up or down in elevation. A...More

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