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

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen O
via mobile
A nice hike. Fairly level

You really can have a complete trip to Block Island if you don't hike out to the Northernmost... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brian D
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Ithaca, New York
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  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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“parking lot” (24 reviews)
“north light” (12 reviews)
“long walk” (11 reviews)
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Corn Neck Rd., New Shoreham, Block Island, RI
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Brian D
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Whether you drive, rent a moped or ride a bike North up Corn Neck Road, you won't be disappointed by either the trip or the destination. Park in the lot and set off to see the lighthouse then walk out to Sandy Point to see...More

Thank SYTrustMe
Reviewed November 27, 2016

No trip to Block Island is complete without visiting the 2 picturesque lighthouses. The North light is a beautiful spot to catch a sunrise or sunset, with waves rolling in and the colors reflecting off the water. If you walk beyond the lighthouse you'll see...More

Thank 87SCuba
Reviewed October 10, 2016

We parked up in the small car park and enjoyed a walk along the beach. We had a glimpse of a seal who sat and watched us as we walked by. Just a lovely sandy beach and dunes to explore. The lighthouse contains a small...More

Thank Bernie L
Reviewed September 27, 2016

The lighthouse is refurbished with 5 rooms of exhibits - shipwrecks, local flora and fauna, and exhibits of the life of a lighthouse keeper. Worth the $3 admission. And a great destnantion after a beach walk.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed September 26, 2016

The lighthouse itself is fine - it's located on a beautiful part of the island and you can knock out both the lighthouse and settler's rock easily on one trip here. You do need to walk along the beach / rocks to get to the...More

Thank Boots123
Reviewed September 25, 2016

To fully experience Block Island a visit to the North Lighthouse is a must. It's a walk but the views are wonderful and one can't miss this piece of history.

Thank Lynne G
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Just a stunningly beautiful lighthouse. Worth every penny of the $3. The two docents are excellent and knowledgeable, answered all questions asked. The half mile walk to get there was a nice walk along the beach as well. Don't miss this Landmark!

Thank rpeters57
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

I did not have the strength to walk and get closer to the lighthouse but the site has also one of the best view. Again thank you for leaving it in its original state.

Thank Elizabeth G
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