My family lives about an hour from here. It is the home of the historic Montauk Lighthouse, built 1798. It was a beautiful day and I realized my 11 year old had never been. So we went!
  1. The Lighthouse is closed off-season but we got to see the Atlantic. Such a gorgeous day!
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  2. The Lighthouse!
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    It was built 300 feet from the ocean to account for erosion.
  3. Close-up.
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  4. Path to the beach.
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  5. The Atlantic
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  6. Getting ready to climb the toe wall.
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    Put in place on the bluff to prevent further erosion. The bluff lost 200 feet in 200 years.
  7. A little too close to the edge for me!
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  8. But the view was so pretty.
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  9. And I enjoyed the peace.
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  10. Stay away from the edge!
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  11. Oh, there was a playground too!
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  12. It was an awesome day!
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