Ham Radio Operates from Race Point Light for 2016 National Parks in the Air
Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society members participated in the National Parks in the Air event on November 14, 2016 from the Keeper's House at Race Point Light Station.
Amateur Radio (ham radio) is a popular hobby and service that brings people, electronics and communication together. While on the air, radio operators at Race Point Light connected with 100 people from 15 states in the U.S. as well as Nova Scotia, Macedonia, Ecuador, Columbia, Belgium, Dry Tortugas, and Puerto Rico.
GREAT NEWS: Pilgrim Powersports & Kawasaki support Race Point Lighthouse!
Pilgrim Power Sports, in partnership with Kawasaki, has provided us with a Kawasaki #10 MULE side-by-side ATV vehicle to allow for our Piping Plover Escort program this year at Race Point Light Station. Having this special vehicle helps us to continue to facilitate our education program and public access to the property by working cooperatively with the Dept. of Interior, US Fish and Wildlife and the Cape Cod National Seashore.
2017 Reservations Now Open!
Reservations for the 2017 season opened on November 1st, 2016 at 7pm...book your stay at Race Point Light Station!
Reservations may be booked online or by phone, and all voice messages received outside of normal operating hours will be returned as soon as possible.
Note: 2017 Whistle House is almost BOOKED completely for the July and August. Only summer vacancies left for Whistle House are July 15 through morning of July 22 (1 Week stay) or August 26 through the morning of September 2. (Week or multiple minimum two-night stay). There are still some Whistle House vacancies in September and October; this is the best time of the fall on Cape Cod—crowds are gone and weather is still usually very warm.
Public Tours of Race Point Lighthouse - 2017 Schedule
The Race Point Lighthouse will be open for touring on the first and third Saturdays from June until October. You can get to the lighthouse by walking or your own four-wheel drive vehicle with the proper permit; we do not provide public transportation for the tower tours. The lighthouse will be open from 10:00am to 2:00pm. The tour is free. Any donations are deeply appreciated and directly benefit Race Point. Stop by on your way to Hatches Harbor!
Order Your Race Point Light Cap Today!
Support the Race Point Lighthouse with the purchase of our brand new caps!
This Zug brand cap is beautifully embroidered with Race Point Lighthouse on the front and features a special location accent embroidered on the side; adjustable closure, one size fits all. Available in three color choices: turquoise, navy or dark grey. Visit the American Lighthouse Foundation's Online Gift Store to purchase your Race Point Lighthouse cap today!
Proceeds benefit the Race Point Light, a project of the non-profit American Lighthouse Foundation