St Joseph North Pier Lighthouse – St. Joseph, MI


SEPTEMBER 2, 2010 – St Joseph North Pier Lighthouse – St. Joseph, MI

St. Joseph, Michigan map


On our adventure of Lakes and Lighthouses, St Joseph North Pier Lighthouse was our first lighthouse to see in Michigan.  It was very gorgeous!  We visited on a crazy windy day and the whole area was empty of people.  The waters were super wavy and it was a very chilly day.  Lots of waves crashed onto the lighthouse as we visited, and so we didn’t get too close like we normally do.  We got about half-way down the catwalk and Sonny got absolutely drenched by the wave.  And I included a photo at the end of that particular hilarity.  ;)


My favorite thing about this lighthouse is this little tidbit:  The St. Joseph Pier Lights were featured on a postage stamp issued in 1995.


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Poor Sonny was just standing near the edge watching me photograph the lighthouse when a wave came out of nowhere and just drenched him.  He was not a happy camper about it, as it was a chilly day and the water was freezing.  But he did laugh about it later that day.  ;)


St Joseph North Pier Lighthouse





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