Open with changes

The trail is open daily from sunrise to sunset. The riverside deck is open to the public Monday-Wednesday. Sunday afternoon “history talks” outside on the deck through Labor Day weekend. The lighthouse Bed and Breakfast is open for existing reservations. Please follow state and local health advisories

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Open on a limited basis

Welcome! The trail is open to from sunrise to sunset. The riverside deck is open Monday-Wednesday. The lighthouse B&B is open for existing reservations only; no new bookings at this time. Please follow state and local health advisories by wearing a mask or maintaining physical distance from

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Water Keeps Time

Water Keeps Time, a documentary about the Esopus Creek directed by Katie Cokinos and Guy Reed, with Alex Rappoport, videographer and editor. The history and community of Saugerties, New York, interpreted through its relationship to the Esopus Creek and Hudson River. (2020, 32min)

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Trail open on a limited basis

Welcome! The trail is now open to from sunrise to sunset. The lighthouse base and riverside deck remain closed to the public. Please follow state and local health advisories including wearing a mask when encountering other on the narrow trail. No large groups. No public restroom at

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Dock project update

As we put the finishing touches on the newly constructed dock, we are preparing to welcome visitors again soon! We appreciate everyone’s patience as this project has progressed in a challenging year. We’ve missed seeing your smiles, and have appreciated the encouraging messages. Work on the river

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Trail and Dock Project Update

Dock Project Update After several prolonged and unavoidable delays, we are looking forward to the dock replacement project getting underway this fall. The contractor ordered the timber pilings and is ready to mobilize once materials are on hand. With any luck, there will be no interruptions in

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Spring update

The Saugerties Lighthouse Conservancy board of directors would like to thank our supportive community for the show of patience and understanding during this challenging time. We are so humbled by the thoughtful inquiries and cheerful desire to share this space together once again. We are looking forward to welcoming

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Temporary closure continues

Based upon New York State guidance for historical sites, the lighthouse remains closed to the public. Also, the long-awaited dock replacement project was delayed by the pandemic, so reopening will depend on the timely completion of this major construction project. We appreciate everyone’s understanding of this highly

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Lighthouse Emergency Relief

The U.S. Lighthouse Society has created an Emergency Relief Fund to help lighthouses that have been forced to stay closed during the pandemic. We wanted to make sure that you knew about this important effort and would forward the request on to any lighthouse you feel might

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Trail Closed for Maintenance

The trail is closed for maintenance until further notice. No public use at this time. Please do not enter the area. Registered guests of the lighthouse only.

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