As a major shipping port, the Thunder Bay area is home to many historic lighthouses.

Thunder Bay Main

The Thunder Bay Main Lighthouse is just off-shore at Prince Arthur's Landing, adding to the picturesque view of Lake Superior and the Sleeping Giant.

Porphyry Island

Porphyry Island Lightstation

On the other side of the Sleeping Giant, in the Black Bay on Lake Superior you'll find the Porphyry Island Lighthouse. This lighthouse and the island it sits on have been restored to their former beauty and are available to explore and rent.

This is your chance to sleep in a lighthouse, on an island, in Lake Superior!

Book your Porphyry Island adventure and learn more about all of the areas lighthouses at the Canadian Lighthouses of Lake Superior.

Need a ride?

Both lighthouses are accessible to paddlers but most visitors seek a more powerful ride. Sail Superior and the Superior Rocket both provide tours and transportation to and from the lighthouses. Book your tickets today.

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