Keeping the Light Strong

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Who else is anxiously waiting for another work season at Rock of Ages Lighthouse! ... See MoreSee Less

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Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society shared U.S. Coast Guard Cutter ALDER's video. ... See MoreSee Less

Take a ride with the King of the Waters while she skillfully deals with a harsh wind and some reduced visibility

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Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society shared Isle Royale National Park's post. ... See MoreSee Less

The passenger steamer GEORGE M. COX was on its first voyage under a new name and ownership when it ran aground near Rock of Ages Lighthouse on May 27th, 1933. The New Orleans Times reported the ship w...

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Weather at the Lighthouse

Current NOAA Station Readings

  • Station ROAM4 - Rock of Ages, MI
    on February 23, 2018 at 3:12 am

    February 22, 2018 10:00 pm ESTLocation: 47.867N 89.313WWind Direction: E (90°)Wind Speed: 4.1 knotsWind Gust: 5.1 knotsAtmospheric Pressure: 30.50 in (1032.9 mb)Pressure Tendency: -0.07 in (-2.4 mb)Air Temperature: 25.2°F (-3.8°C) […]

Weather Forecast

Winter Storm Warning, Winter Storm Watch

Issued:
10:04 PM CST on February 22, 2018
Expires:
12:00 PM CST on February 25, 2018
Snow
Thursday
High 27° / Low 17°
Snow
Snow. Lows overnight in the upper teens.
Snow
Friday
High 34° / Low 10°
Snow
Snow during the morning will taper off and give way to cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 34F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 80%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday
High 28° / Low 24°
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine in the morning followed by cloudy skies during the afternoon. High 28F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.

About Our Organization

The Rock of Ages Lighthouse Preservation Society is an all-volunteer organization, formed to restore the Rock of Ages Lighthouse as a monument to the skilled craftsmen who built it and for all those who were stationed there. It is for their dedication and sacrifice, to build and maintain this beacon on the open waters of Lake Superior, that we must now work to save this Lighthouse for all future generations, before it is lost forever.

Our organization partners with the National Park Service

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