Category Archives: Walton Lighthouse

Spring at the Lighthouse

The Walton Lighthouse is getting ready for the 2014 season. The benches and picnic tables are out and it looks like interpretive signs are going up. Click on the photo below to have a look at the webcam. You can click on “24 hour history” to watch the volunteers as they work. lighthouse may 6 2014


145 Anniversary of Walton Lighthouse

The year 2018 marks the 145th anniversary of the construction of the Walton Lighthouse. For over 100 years the lighthouse stood as a Beacon of Hope guiding wooden sailing ships during the Golden Age of Sail 1830 – 1880 and steel hulled steamers through to the 1970s. The Walton Lighthouse is the last original lighthouse in Hants County.

You can see the lighthouse and watch the tides rise and fall twice a day on our webcam walton foggy sunrise nov 10 2013