Category: Lighthouse Challenge – 2019

Discounted Hotel Accommodations – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

Hotel Accomodations

The Chesapeake Chapter wishes your stay in Maryland to be a wonderful one. For your convenience, listed below are the hotels/inns that are offering discounted accommodations along the Maryland Lighthouse Challenge route. The Chesapeake Chapter does not assume any responsibility for these accommodations, only that they are in close proximity to the lighthouses, and/or have been recommended to us by people who work and/or reside in these areas.

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Our Sponsors – 2019 MD Lighthouse Challenge

WE THANK OUR SPONSORS! Sawyer Chesapeake Bay FishingCharters & Chesapeake Bay Tourswww.sawyercharters.com/

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Passport Stamps – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

Lighthouse Passport Book

Update: 7/8/2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge and U.S. Lighthouse Society Passport Stamps Attention all U.S. Lighthouse Society Passport Holders! In addition to passport stamps being available for all mandatory lighthouse attractions at their respective locations along the 2019 Challenge route, there will also be a “Maryland Lighthouse Challenge passport stamp”. The Maryland Lighthouse Challenge passport stamp …

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Fees and Schedules – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

Fees and Schedules

**Subject to Change.  Updated information will appear here as well as on the Challenge page of the website. Challenge Fees and Schedules – Updated: 6/24/19 Mandatory Site | Hours Open Fees (Subject to Change) Open for Tours? HandicapAccess Restrooms         CONCORD POINTSat –  8am-6pmSun – 8am-6pm Free grounds and lightOff-Street Parking at Lighthouse Yes Grounds Yes SEVEN FOOT KNOLLSat …

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Souvenir: Artist Trading Card Coins – 2019 MD Lighthouse Challenge

The 2019 souvenirs are trading artist card coins 2.5” round. Beautiful watercolors by Maryland artist Donna Elias (DonnaElias.com) depict every lighthouse in the Challenge plus the bonus lights and a special edition one of Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse. CHALLENGE LIGHTS Earn a Special Edition Maryland Lighthouse Challenge Artist Trading Card Coin. Become a member, renew …

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Special Edition Maryland Lighthouse Challenge Artist Trading Card Coin

Thomas Point Artist Trading Coin

When you become a member, renew your membership, give a gift membership, OR donate a minimum of $10 to the H.E.L.P. Fund you will receive a special edition souvenir artist trading card coin from the 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge, depicting a beautiful watercolor of Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse by artist Donna Elias (donnaelias.com/).

This is a limited time offer! Offer ends December 31, 2019

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FAQs – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions for 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge What is the Maryland Lighthouse Challenge? The Challenge is a weekend-long event in which the general public is invited to visit eleven lighthouses in Maryland. Visit one or more of the mandatory lighthouses noted below (in any order) and receive a complimentary souvenir at each. The “challenge”, however for those …

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Federal and State Park Information – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

National Park Service

Attention Challengers! A Note on Federal and State Parks National Park Service One of our Mandatory Challenge Lights resides in a Federal Park, Fort Washington.  However, Fort Washington is no longer collecting fees. Entrance to the park is free. Please note:  All Federal park passes are honored during the event. Learn more about Federal Park Passes at: https://www.nps.gov/planyourvisit/passes.htm …

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Driving Directions – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

Challenge Route Map

Updated as of 6/16/19 (added Sandy Point as a mandatory light, drive times, mileage) CLICK HERE TO SEE GOOGLE MAP AT END OF DIRECTIONS Concord Point 700 Concord St, Havre De Grace, MD 21078410-939-3213 www.concordpointlighthouse.orgGPS: 39.540706, ‐76.084774 From Seven Foot Knoll (approx. drive time 1 hour, 37.6 miles)From Pratt Street past Inner Harbor, get in far left lane, …

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Bonus Cruise! – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge – Thursday, Friday and Monday, September 19, 20, and 23

Hooper Island Artist Coin

For those able to spend an extra day touring the great state of Maryland, there will be a 2019 Bonus Cruise to see some of the Bay’s more elusive lighthouses! This all-day excursion will be offered on Thursday, Friday andMonday, September 19, 20, and 23, 2019. Leaves Rippons Harbor on Hoopers Island (1747 Hoopersville Road, …

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Early Bird Special! – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

Early Bird Special

Challengers will have the option to visit Sandy Point, Hooper Strait and Choptank River lighthouses on Friday in lieu of either Challenge Saturday or Sunday. Date:  Friday, September 20, 2019 Participating Lighthouses and Hours: Sandy Point – 10:00 am – 7:00 pm  *NOTE: Please notify the Contact Station staff that you are a Challenge participant …

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Scouts Patch Program – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

Any Boy or Girl Scout that completes the Maryland Lighthouse Challenge is eligible to receive the Chesapeake Chapter, U.S.L.H.S.  “Keeping the Lights Shining” Scout Patch. Follow this link for application.

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Rack Card – 2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge

2019 Maryland Lighthouse Challenge Rack Card Help us spread the word about our 12th Maryland Lighthouse Challenge!Download a PDF here or email communications@cheslights.org if you would like to receive a bundle of rack cards (minimum 5) to hand out at your favorite location, group or to share with friends and family.  Also click the ‘Like’ …

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