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Saugerties Lighthouse - The Saugerties Lighthouse Conservancy, formed in 1985, is the group responsible for saving and restoring this historic light to active duty. The lighthouse was deactivated in 1954, but relit in 1990. It's the only lighthouse bed and breakfast on the Hudson where a visitor can experience first hand what it was like to be a light keeper by spending the night in this beautifully restored light. The "in-residence light keeper" makes an overnight stay comfortable and memorable for any lighthouse fan. The lighthouse contains comfortable bedrooms, a kitchen, and a small parlor where one can spend a quiet
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Unformatted text preview: relaxing evening. An outside deck offers visitors a chance to view ships sailing up and down the river and the vantage point from the lantern room offers visitors a beautiful 360-degree scenic view of the river and the surrounding Catskill Mountains. The lighthouse can be accessed by taking a pleasant walk along the 1/2-mile nature trail leading to the light or by sailing your boat to the floating dock next to the light. During the season, the lighthouse celebrates life on the river with festive public events. To visit or stay at the lighthouse, please call in advance....
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