Juniper Island Lighthouse
Location: Approach to harbor at Burlington, Lake Champlain
Coordinates: 44 27 00 N 73 16 34 W
Accessibility: The island is privately owned and is not open to the public. The island is best seen by boat, but the lighthouse is difficult to see through the trees. The sightseeing cruises aboard the Spirit of Ethan Allen III pass close by.
Station established: 1826
Present tower built 1846
Construction material: Cast iron
Tower height: 30 feet
Height of focal plane: 93 feet
Previous optic: Fourth-order Fresnel lens
Present optic: None
The Lake Champlain and Lake George History Site
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum
Lake Champlain Newspaper
City of Burlington, Vermont
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