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“Beautiful”
Review of Egg Rock Light

Egg Rock Light
Ranked #27 of 74 things to do in Bar Harbor
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed January 4, 2014

A beautiful drive! There was so much to see and so many quaint shops to stop at. The ocean views were amazing!

2  Thank MisMaui
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Reviewed September 20, 2013

Up close with this abandoned lighthouse on a boat tour at low tide. Lots of seals basking in the 70+ degree weather. Interesting historical story and how families used to live on the island to keep the lighthouse fire stoked. Hard to get a good view of this island, unless you are on a tour boat.

4  Thank retiredteacher30
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Reviewed September 17, 2013

It's nice to see lighthouses like this still working, even though the lighthouse keeper has gone away. The seals have taken up residence out there on the island and the occassional bald eagle. Be sure to see it on one of the many tour boats when you are out and about.

4  Thank GoodFood88
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Reviewed September 6, 2013

Lovely old lighthouse used for research of marine life. You can't get on the island so taking a boat trip or whale watching will get you close enough to see the seals sunning on the rock cliffs.

3  Thank Mary Pat R
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Reviewed September 2, 2013

We went on the nature tour and saw Egg Rock Lighthouse from the boat tour and it is for sure something to see. beuatiful and all the rocks around it with the seals and birds, etc. great pictures!

3  Thank luvtotraveleuro
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