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Nice lighthouse and fort remains.

A good opportunity for a picture and also a fort remains in the back yard. Cool views and a unique... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2019
YotaPwr
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Maine
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Quite nice ground and surroundings

The way to get here can be quite tricky. There is a short walk to get to the lighthouse. Great... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2019
nononesense
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Mukilteo, Washington
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Reviewed September 29, 2019

A beautiful site on Penobscot Bay. The lightkeeper still lives on the property. You can get up close and see everything. On certain days of the year you can go up in the lighthouse. Great site for a picnic!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Knittingjoni
Reviewed September 22, 2019

We rented a house near the for, so we took a walk. I loved the lighthouse area with the apple trees, the beach with rocks and seaweed, the pier and the forest walks.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank cac12655
Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

A good opportunity for a picture and also a fort remains in the back yard. Cool views and a unique bell tower.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank YotaPwr
Reviewed August 4, 2019

First you can't go near the lighthouse, because it's a private residence. 2nd there is a honor system charge with a suggested cost of $3. The only interesting thing was the fog bell. Like I said not worth the trip unless you have to see...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 3anja3
Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

The way to get here can be quite tricky. There is a short walk to get to the lighthouse. Great place to have a picnic. Beautiful scenery. Can't go inside.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank nononesense
Reviewed July 8, 2019

Fort Point State Park is small but has riverside picnic tables, access to the water, the remains of Fort Pownall, and the Fort Point Light Station. There is also nice river views.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank cepjr238
Reviewed July 8, 2019

I like this privately-owned lighthouse and bell tower, but you can't enter either structure. And there are some nice water views. There are also a couple of picnic tables in this quiet, uncrowded place. Entrance fees are by the honor system, ranging from $4 to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MaineGuy777
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Address in Trip Advisor is wrong. This is a private residence. You can get an ok pick of the light house. Unless you are really into Maine light houses there are better options.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Fort Point State Park is a quiet little state park which features a private lighthouse, easy walking, picnic tables, historic info, and an amazing view. It even has a small rocky beach. It is a very nice uncrowded place to visit for a quiet walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Terrysmom
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Nothing too grandl, just a small, well-maintained park with a cool little lighthouse on the grounds. The beach and dock were nice as well. It wouldn't be a bad place for a picnic on a lazy, sunny day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank joeymillman
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Lisa B
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I was just there today, yes but it's difficult to climb over the rocks. Got down to the pier area. My kids loved seeing the tide pools and there was barely a soul in sight.
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