Wawatam Lighthouse, Saint Ignace

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#4 of 7 in Historic Sites in Mackinac County
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  • Historical setting of the Chief Wawatam ferry with good Historical display info on that boat and its service. I was walking around all of St Ignace (3 miles total) on Monday afternoon (oct 2nd) and wa...  more »
  • I'm a big lighthouse fan, and this was not disappointing, Beautiful lighthouse, sits at the end of a pier. Not really a whole lot else to see near it, but beautiful against the lake just the same.  more »
  • We walked out along the boardwalk a short distance from the car park. One of many lakeside lighthouses. Pleasant garden nearby with water fountain to amuse the children. Saw waterfowl swimming close b...  more »
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  • A modern lighthouse that once worked downstate far away from the lake. When it retired, it decided to come up north and live out the rest of its days on the frozen shores of da U.P., guiding boaters, snowmobiles, and other wayward travelers back and forth to Mackinac Island. It may not be glamorous or historic, but it's usefulness endures even in its twilight years.
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