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—–The Grand Traverse Lighthouse is on the State and National Historic Register. 

It is an active aids-to-navigation with a working fog horn used for demonstrations.  The lighthouse and grounds have been lovingly restored to a museum showcasing the life of a lighthouse keeper and family, circa 1920′s – 1930′s.   ______________________________________________________________________________

Rock the Light 5K Run /Walk  -  August  4th or Virtual

New Playground Equipment for Leelanau State Park….Help support our efforts to raise money for new playground equipment for the Leelanau State Park. 100% of the proceeds from the following events will go towards our $20,000 goal.

1. The Virtual Race can be done anytime and anywhere between April 15 and December 1. How to participate: Register for this event. Choose your date. Run or walk a 5k (3.1 miles).

2. The August 4th Fun Run/Walks will take place at the Trailhead of Leelanau State Park, off of Densmore Rd., 4 miles north of Northport, Michigan. The trailhead is located next to Woolsey Memorial Airport.  A recreation passport is required. It can be purchased at the self registration kiosk found at the trailhead.

All participants are guaranteed a tee shirt and medal. The price is $20.00. This event is open to all ages and abilities.

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