The simple thing to say is there is never a bad lighthouse. Buffalo Light appeared to be inaccessible, but a little looking and you could see the Coast Guard had made the light accessible to the public. The walk is worth the view of the harbor and the light.
Despite appearing off limits to the general public, you can indeed access the lighthouse from a trail located at the US Coast Guard Station. I agree that it can be exceedingly frustrating to actually find the street that will eventually take you to the Coast Guard Station in the first place if you are not familiar with Buffalo. Don't give... 更多
It is a nice walk up to the lighthouse and the views of the river and the lake. It is a great way to finish up a walk or bike ride on the Outer Harbor.
you cannot visit this lighthouse, as it is on the grounds of a coast guard station, but you can see it very well from the Naval Park just across the waterway. It's a beautiful old light and I would have loved to be able to see it up close.
This is a landmark in Buffalo and I highly recommend taking the walk out to see it. Along the way, there are historic plaques with some very interesting stories about the history of the Buffalo waterfront. If you come at sunset, be sure to bring your camera. The view across the lake with the lighthouse in the background is a... 更多
A new light shines from the lighthouse. It's best to see it at dusk from a boat ride! Unfortunately it is not open to visitors very often but when it is, climb those stairs!