Grays Harbor Light Station

1020 W. Ocean Ave.
Westport, WA 98595- Map It
(360) 268-0078

AAA Editor Notes

Grays Harbor Light Station is .5 mi. w. of Montesano St. at 1020 W. Ocean Ave. The 107-foot-tall lighthouse, commissioned in 1898, is the tallest in Washington and still an active aid to navigation. Visitors may climb the circular, 135-step iron staircase to the top of the tower to observe the Third-Order clam shell Fresnel lens and the current optic. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
Grounds and lighthouse base free. Fee to climb the tower $5; $4 (military with ID); free (Coast Guard with ID); children less than 40 inches tall are not permitted.
Hours: Thurs.-Mon. 10-4, June-Aug.; Fri.-Sun. noon-4, Feb.-May and Sept.-Nov. (weather permitting). Closed Thanksgiving. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.