Mariners’ Guardian

The light towner in Yaquina Head Lighthouse, built in 1872, tops out at 93 feet. The lighthouse is built on a narrow promontory of land sitting nearly a mile out into the Pacific Ocean. It is Oregon's tallest lighthouse. The oil-burning lamp has been replaced with a 1000-watt globe but the lighthouse still shines its light every night to alert mariners to this hazardous stretch of coastline,
The light tower in Yaquina Head Lighthouse, built in 1872, tops out at 93 feet. The lighthouse is built on a narrow promontory of land sitting nearly a mile out into the Pacific Ocean. It is Oregon’s tallest lighthouse. The oil-burning lamp has been replaced with a 1000-watt globe but the lighthouse still shines its light every night to alert mariners to this hazardous stretch of coastline,
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