Point Wilson Lighthouse

Marking the West Entrance to Puget Sound

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Point Wilson, which is located in Fort Worden State Park. Point Wilson marks the west entrance into the Puget Sound. It is the turning point from the Strait of Juan de Fuca into Admiralty Inlet. The current station was built in 1914, replacing the original tower. It is still operational and the light has been automated.

The lighthouse, now managed by Fort Worden State Park, is open to visitors from mid-May through mid-September on Saturdays during the hours of 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. It is always good to check and confirm availability. 360. 344.4431

A Discover Pass is required for vehicle access to state parks for day use. At Fort Worden a Discover Pass is required to visit at a campsite, in the beach area and at the main trail heads for day use parking. There is a self-pay station.

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186 Harbor Defense Way
Port Townsend 98362


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