East Quoddy Lighthouse, Campobello Island

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Head to East Quoddy Lighthouse for views over the Bay of Fundy from atop the 15 m (51 ft) tall lighthouse. Only accessible during low tide, the octagonal tower was built in 1829 and has been home to many lighthouse keepers over the years. It features white walls with a red cross painted across the height and width of the building. Four other buildings, also featuring a red and white theme, accompany the lighthouse. Many locals will tell you that the iconic building is in fact the most photographed lighthouse in the world. Arrange your visit to East Quoddy Lighthouse and discover more family-friendly attractions in Campobello Island using our Campobello Island trip itinerary maker.
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  • August 13, 2017
    This light station, as it is called, is located at the east end of Campobello Island. The drive out there is winding and hilly. We arrived at high tide and thus were unable to access the light station...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    Need to time it with low tide. It's a little bit of a journey up and down several ladders a a bridge, but well worth the effort  more »
  • August 4, 2017
    You really have to come out here at least twice, about six hours apart, once at high tide and once at low. At high tide, you see the raging forces that cut off the islands. At low, tide you get to up ...  more »

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