Oak Island Lighthouse, Oak Island

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  • For years I've seen this lighthouse from Southport; love watching its light at night beaming. Finally made it over to Caswell Beach where this is located-not actually on Oak Island (confusing). Beach ...  more »
  • In the scheme of things, the Oak Island Lighthouse is a null. Decommissioned and not open to the public, there's not much to it other than to get a picture in front of the sign. What is more interesti...  more »
  • This has to be the plainest light house on the eastern seaboard. If it isn't I can't imagine what the other one looks like. It's the equivalent of the gender non-specific clothes of 1960's-era Communi...  more »
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  • Easy to get to by land. Was a nice visit and interesting lighthouse due to construction. It can be entered into without appointment most days, however, a climb to the top must be scheduled and I would suggest appropriate footwear as it is ladders to top, not stairs as is usual.
  • I visited Oak Island during non business hours, and did not view the inside. With that said, the tower and surrounding facilities were well kept and inviting, encouraging a second trip in the future... (and confirming business hours)
  • The volunteers are all very friendly and informative. Views from the top are amazing! You just can't show up and expect to climb though; have to request at least 2 weeks in advance.
  • Really interesting and nice volunteers. No charge, but depends on donations for upkeep.
  • I hated it! april fools! hah hah hah !

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