Saugerties Lighthouse on the west bank of the Hudson River on a clear, summer afternoon.

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Saugerties Lighthouse


A half-mile nature trail leads to this 1869 landmark on the point where Esopus Creek joins the Hudson. Tours of the building are available by appointment, as well as every Sunday between noon and 3pm during the summer.

It's possible to stay the night in the lighthouse's B&B ($250 per night). The two rooms are charming, but highly popular so you must book at least six months ahead.

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