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Straightsmouth Lighthouse

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Address: Rockport Harbor, Rockport, MA

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Great to see this gem - we walked the jetty to get a picture -

Walk Bearskin Neck and see the jetty - and there is your photo. Some suggested taking a Kayak but I didn't think that would be safe.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 July 2016
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Taunton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Walk Bearskin Neck and see the jetty - and there is your photo. Some suggested taking a Kayak but I didn't think that would be safe.

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2013

For the best view of the lighthouse, rent a kayak on Bearskin Neck and paddle around the island, or sign on with a guide.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2012

The lighthouse at Staitsmouth Island can be seen from the headlands of the Old Garden Walk in Rockport. Otherwise you have to get there by boat. The old keeper's house looks really cool but is boarded up now.

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