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Address: North Rustico, Prince Edward Island C0A 1X0, Canada
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You can actually drive on the sand ( low tide)

We saw a lot of lighthouses this one was unique. Nice inlet you could walk out into the boards and see the channel the boats must navigate to get out of the inlet . They have to... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2016
Chriscarlspencer
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Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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Dorval, Canada
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25 reviews
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Reviewed February 28, 2017

Each year when we go to North Rustico, when I see the lighthouse, I feel relaxed knowing our vacation has begun....last year I even bought a large framed print of the NR harbour with the lighthouse in it and it hangs in my livingroom.

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Delta, Canada
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We chanced upon this tucked away little lighthouse when we went to view the house nearby that spins 360 degrees. The house was curiosity peaking, and this lighthouse was a sweet little delight to hang out around. The view off the cliff is pretty. I wished I had brought a picnic to enjoy there as there was no one else... More 

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Westfield, New Jersey
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

I got to see this beauty while vacationing with the NJLHS. It was in pretty good condition. If you like lighthouses this won't be a disappointment.

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Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

We saw a lot of lighthouses this one was unique. Nice inlet you could walk out into the boards and see the channel the boats must navigate to get out of the inlet . They have to beat breaking waves to get out. I'm a fisherman and can appreciate the gamut they run each time they want to fish .... More 

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Welland, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

We liked this little Lighthouse. There is nothing there, but the Lighthouse...but we had a good time taking pictures of it to add to our collection. It's right at the end of the road in North Rustico, basically on someone's property.

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Hicksville, New York
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Reviewed August 24, 2016

great views of the harbour, town and waterfront...It was a windy day but sun was hot...it is a beautiful spot on the island and plenty of places to walk about

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Thank Jim M
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Reviewed August 6, 2016

Right by the ocean local restaurants local store right beside with great souvenirs friendly owner the beach is so close you can see the fishing boats going out & arriving depending on time of day

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North Rustico, Canada
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

Some of the nearby buildings are more shabby than characterful otherwise I would give 5star. Access is easy from the town and there are great beaches and restaurants nearby

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Thank David G
Charlottetown, Canada
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Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

The lighthouse in North Rustico is a nice place to visit and had a great little gift shop in the main floor. The area around the lighthouse has some lovely views and be sure to head out to the back deck to get a picture of a million dollar view. At low tide you can drive in to the beach... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed December 3, 2015

It's a great photo op--not just the lighthouse, but the structures around it. We drove all the way to the point, parked on the sand, and then walked along the waterfront road to the breakwater. Then had lunch at the Blue Mussel. All in all, a lot of fun.

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