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Point Betsie Lighthouse, Frankfort

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  • This has been a family favourite spot for sunsets for several decades. Come early, have dinner on the beach, relax while the sun sets. Tips: come early and walk down the beach to avoid crowds. Water s...  more »
  • A scenic beach on lake Michigan, near Frankfort. We enjoyed the sunset. The lighthouse was closed, but provided a nice backdrop. People were picnicking on the beach at sunset. 
  • I have visited the lighthouse man times. It is always a spiritual experience for me, especially off season when you can have quiet on the beach and in the area around the lighthouse. we went to the li...  more »
  • Beautiful sight but lacking a good vibe for tourists. Looks like there are apartments you can rent in the lighthouse. If you happen to be passing by check it out... otherwise don't make a special trip for it.
  • Truly one of the more beautiful lighthouse locations in the United States. The hues of Lake Michigan and the crashing waves make it an ideal place to unwind.
  • Beautiful light house not too far off M22. Closed for season, but you can still get a good view from the coast side.
  • Beautiful view from the Tower and children friendly throughout.
  • Nicely restored, but I wonder if the grounds are closed till noon because of the rental apartment in the lighthouse. You can still be a clean photograph from the property boundaries over the fence