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Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse and Nature Walk

Rockland Harbour Breakwater Light is a historic lighthouse complex at the end of the Rockland Breakwater in the harbour of Rockland, Maine. Replacing a light station at Jameson Point, the light was established in 1902, about two years after completion of the breakwater.

Included in your cruise
  • Get an up-close view of a beautifully restored lighthouse and attached keeper's house.
  • Walk the Rockland Breakwater for an interesting and scenic outdoor experience.
  • Watch for shorebirds and harbour seals.
  • Great photo opportunities.
  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed

  • Duration

    Shuttle operation time of 6 hours

  • Min. passengers

    N/A

  • Max. passengers

    500

  • Booking code

    INCL-RKD1

  • Notices

    Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. Dress warmly. There is always a breeze on the breakwater and as you approach the lighthouse (almost a mile “out to sea”) there is a noticeable decrease in temperature.

Take a walk out to sea without getting your feet wet! Rockland Harbour Breakwater Light is a historic lighthouse complex at the end of the Rockland Breakwater in the harbour of Rockland, Maine. Replacing a light station at Jameson Point, the light was established in 1902, about two years after the completion of the breakwater. Keep an eye out - a walk out the Rockland Breakwater often offers sightings of shorebirds and harbour seals.  

PRACTICAL INFORMATION:

  • Language: English  

  • Remarks/requirements: Wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes. Dress warmly. There is always a breeze on the breakwater and as you approach the lighthouse (almost a mile “out to sea”) there is a noticeable decrease in temperature. 
  • Walking information: Almost one mile to the lighthouse but at guests discretion if they want to go the complete way.  Note: Walk is level but on uneven surface. There are some gaps between blocks. Granite blocks can be slippery when wet. 
  • Wheelchair accessible: No