#98 & 99 Munising Front & Rear Range Lighthouses

The Munising Front and Rear Range Lighthouses (#98 & 99 of 129) are located on Lake Superior just west of the town of Munising, Michigan.

Location: Lake Superior
Coordinates: 46°24′54″N 86°39′40″W & 46°24′45″N 86°39′50″W
Structure: Steel plate
Year First Lit: 1908
Focal Height: 79 ft (24 m) & 107 ft (33 m)
Lens: Adams & Westlake 23-inch Red Reflectors

Fun Fact: The design of the Front Range keepers quarters was duplicated at Grand Marais and at Point Aux Barques.

The Rear Range is only 33 feet tall but gains its 107ft focal height by being built onto the side of a hill.

Currently managed by Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore (NPS)


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