I took a trip to Ohio and Pennsylvania in June, 2002. Here are some lighthouses I saw on that trip along Lake Erie. They begin to the western end of Lake Erie in Port Clinton, and continue east through Ohio and into Pennslyvania to Erie. You may click on the thumbnail photos to see a larger version of them.
Old Port Clinton Pier, Ohio
Marblehead Light, Ohio
Huron Harbor Light, Ohio
Vermilion Light, Ohio
Lorain West Breakwater, Ohio
Lorain East Breakwater, Ohio
Cleveland West Pierhead Light, Ohio
Fairport Harbor West Light, Ohio
Old Fairport Main, (Grand River), Ohio
Ashtabula Light, Ohio
Conneaut Light, Ohio
Presque Isle Lighthouse, Pennsylvania
Erie Peirhead or North Pier Lighthouse, Pennsylvania
Erie Land Light, Pennsylvania
The Old Port Clinton Pier light is located in a marina in Port Clinton.
Marblehead Light is located at the mouth of Sandusky Bay. From Rt. 2, you can follow the signs to the light along Rt.163.
This view of the light is from the shore.
This is the sign for the light.
Here's one view of the house near the light.
This view of the Cleveland West Pierhead Light is from Edgewater Park.
The first view I had of the Fairport Harbor West Light was from the beach at Headlands Beach State Park at sunset. I walked down the beach to get a closer view of the lighthouse.
I walked down the beach to get a closer view of the lighthouse.
The first view of the Old Fairport Main (Grand River) Lighthouse I had was through the trees as I walked down the beach toward Fairport Harbor West Light at sunset.
I returned to Old Fairport Main (Grand River) Lighthouse twice to get different views. This one is from below the hill toward the lake.
This view is from the street.
This sign was located at the Grand Harbor Lighthouse.
This light was in Fairport Harbor.
This light can be seen from Point Park near Walnut and Hulbert.
Conneaut Light can be found by following signs in Conneaut on Rt. 7 to the shore.
The best view of this lighthouse is from the beach. Follow the signs to the lighthouse on Presque Isle State Park near Erie.
This and the following view are from the fence near the entrance to the lighthouse, which is closed to the public.
Erie Pierhead Light can be found on Presque Isle State Park by following signs to the lighthouses.
I stumbled upon this view of Erie Pierhead Light when I was searching for Erie Land Light and took a wrong turn toward the Lake.
Erie Land Light in on Lighthouse Street from PA Route 5 Alternate (East Lake Road) in Erie.
This is the house near the light.
This sign was put up by the Erie Land Lighthouse Caretakers.
last updated 06 Jul 2002.
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