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Boar's Head Lighthouse, Tiverton

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Boar's Head Lighthouse reviews

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  • For a registered heritage property this lighthouse has been sadly neglected. Overgrown grasses engulf a picnic table at the side of the lighthouse and almost no information, save for 1 bit of... 
    For a registered heritage property this lighthouse has been sadly neglected. Overgrown grasses engulf a picnic table at the side of the lighthouse and almost no information, save for 1 bit of...  more »
  • There is a parking area approx. 1km down from the lighthouse, after which point the road is quite narrow with no shoulders. If you don’t mind walking up several hills, the view from the lighthouse... 
    There is a parking area approx. 1km down from the lighthouse, after which point the road is quite narrow with no shoulders. If you don’t mind walking up several hills, the view from the lighthouse...  more »
  • You can drive and park right up to the lighthouse, until you are in a larger vehicle in which case you can walk the road to the top. No bathrooms, but a couple clean picnic tables to take a break at. 
    You can drive and park right up to the lighthouse, until you are in a larger vehicle in which case you can walk the road to the top. No bathrooms, but a couple clean picnic tables to take a break at.  more »
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  • Good place if you cross over with the ferry. This is no Peggy's cove but still a pretty place. Saw a school of Plankton (I think) in the bay below which was great.
  • The Boar's Head Lighthouse is a great place to look over the turbulent waters of the Petit Passage. It's the payoff for a mild hike up a gradual incline.
  • Spectacular view of ocean and beautiful cliffs. The historic lighthouse is interesting.
  • Cool spot with a nice view. Can be quite windy, but thats actually funny.
  • Absolutely exquisite! The view is stunning and most certainly breath taking!

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