Whitefish Point Lighthouse, Whitefish Point Bird Observatory on Whitefish Bay, Michigan
- South Shore Lake Superior Circle Tour
Whitefish Point Lighthouse & Coast Guard Station
The Whitefish Point Lighthouse is the oldest continually operating lighthouse on Lake Superior - beginning operation in 1849. Also located at the lighthouse station are a shipping and shipwreck museum, a gift shop, captain and crew quarters, and the Whitefish Point Bird Observatory.
It is a pleasant 15 minute drive north of Paradise, Michigan on Michigan Highway 123. While there is an admission charge for some of the museum exhibits and lighthouse tours, there is no parking fee nor a general admission charge for walking the grounds or hiking around the point.