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West Quoddy Head Light

189 S Lubec Rd, Lubec, ME 04652-3622
+1 207-733-2180
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Iconic lighthouse

If you are in the area, you really should stop in and visit the iconic lighthouse with the stripes... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
LeadFoot2014
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Arkansas
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Hikes and sights

We went here just wanting to see the light house and such. We ended up doing some hiking and... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Riverdog_23
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Missouri
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189 S Lubec Rd, Lubec, ME 04652-3622
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+1 207-733-2180
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area, you really should stop in and visit the iconic lighthouse with the stripes. And the view of the ocean appears limitless. We went on a day with few visitors and basically had the place to ourselves. We loved it.

Thank LeadFoot2014
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went here just wanting to see the light house and such. We ended up doing some hiking and staying all afternoon. The place was so much fun. The hike along the ocean was breathtaking. The hikes were not strenuous, but could be long. We...More

Thank Riverdog_23
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Vacationing in Maine for the fourth time. Late Sept. 2017. It was a beautiful place. Fog made it better. Temp outside Lubec, was 69, 5 miles down the road to the Light temp was a brisk 38. Meet 2 men there from Canada that had...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Located at the eastern most point in the U.S., this lighthouse is so picturesque. You can go inside the lighthouse keepers house to visit a little museum and gift shop staffed by local volunteers who are happy to direct you to other area interests. Don't...More

1  Thank davidtC3037HY
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

West Quoddy light is one of those iconic images that one must see in person. Even in the fog the lighthouse and surrounding are breathtaking. There is a gravel walk to the left of the park that is nice but doesn't have any good ocean...More

Thank rnmteach
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

So sorry I arrived after it had closed for the day but you can still wander around and soak up the atmosphere

Thank Farehamvoyager
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

I had wanted to visit this light house since I was a kid. It did not disappoint. Perfect fall weather, almost empty of people. I is a wonderful spot, to walk, take pictures or just listen to the sounds of the water.

Thank ReneeH3
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

This place is picture perfect. The crisp looking LightHouse adds perfectly to the beauty and serenity of this place. You can go there and take a pic of yourself with the board saying "Eastern Most Point of USA".

Thank Jegan M
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Super views. Lighthouse was closed so we could only go on the outside but there was a nice walking path with super views

Thank WonderWoman20162016
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent site. Well kept up grounds. Unfortunately light house is closed this time of year. Would visit again in season

Thank skibridg
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traveler958
12 June 2016|
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Response from Nancy A | Reviewed this property |
Lubec has several nice restaurants and lodging choices, and of course its proximity to Campobello Island and the Roosevelt estate is an opportunity to take advantage of (bring your passport and don't let anyone tell you that... More
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tcwMissouri
30 May 2016|
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Response from Phyllis Y | Reviewed this property |
Not on a routine basis, but there is a special open lighthouse day when that is possible and easily searched online. Nearby on Campobello Island in Canada is East Quoddy Light. You can walk to it only during low tide... More
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