Category Archives: Lighthouses

Grand River (Fairport Harbor) Lighthouse

We drove into the town of Fairport Harbor to get a closer look at the Grand River Lighthouse. It’s now a maritime museum, but it wasn’t open early on a Sunday morning and we’ve toured a lot of lighthouses anyway. … Continue reading

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Lake Erie

On a warm and buggy Sunday morning, we drove to Headlands Beach State Park so Sally could see Lake Erie for the first time. I warned her that it wasn’t all that special — the last time I was there, … Continue reading

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St. Augustine Lighthouse

I drove across the Matanzas River on the Bridge of Lions and found the St. Augustine Lighthouse. It was impressive, but I didn’t have time to pay to get onto the ground or climb the tower. (Although, if I knew … Continue reading

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Wind Point Lighthouse — Racine, Wisconsin

On Thursday, August 4, we drove up into Wisconsin. We stopped in Racine and bought kringle at a local bakery, then headed out to the Wind Point Lighthouse and ate breakfast by the lake. Nate and Karen came along for … Continue reading

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