Lady Lightkeepers

Join a park ranger for a 1.6 mile guided night hike to the Turkey Point Lighthouse in Elk Neck State Park for the Winter Lights, Cecil Nights festival. Learn about the lives of the four Lady Lightkeepers stationed at the Turkey Point Lighthouse during its commission and the roles performed to keep the passing ships safe. This program is weather permitting.

Registration is required and space is limited; call the park at 410-287-5333 to reserve your space today.

Cost: The cost for the program is $3 dollars per person or $10 for a family of four; pay the ranger upon arrival (cash or check only).

Place: Parking Lot (to meet at start of the hike)

Time: 5:45-7pm.  Please arrive 15 minutes before the program begins.

Thank you Event Sponsors!

This event is part of the Winter Lights, Cecil Nights festival happening throughout Cecil County in January and February. These WLCN events are made possible with a grant provided by the Upper Shore Regional Counsel and Cecil County Tourism. The North East specific events are made possible by the North East Chamber, VFW Post #6027, and APGFCU.

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Elk Neck State Park - 4395 Turkey Point Rd, North East, MD 21901 United States