Hours of Operation & Location
500 Headlands Road
Mackinaw City MI 49701
Lighthouse direct number:
Lighthouse information in the off-season:
2016 Hours of Operation
May 21 through the end of May – Daily 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
June, July, August, September – 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Oct. 1-3 – 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
October 4-31 daily – 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Closing for the season: Nov. 1, 2016
Open daily, there is no charge, though donations are accepted and appreciated!
McGulpin Point Historic Site & Lighthouse is located adjacent to The Headlands recreational park, both located just west of Mackinaw City.
From Mackinaw City, travel west on Central Avenue about 2 miles, turn north on Headlands Road.
From southern Emmet County, travel north on any of several main roads including M119, Pleasantview Road, US 31, or I-75.
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