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 Black Bear Island, MB    
Lighthouse accessible by car and a short, easy walk.
Description: Built in 1898, Black Bear Island Lighthouse was originally located on the island of the same name on Lake Winnipeg, which is the tenth largest fresh water lake in the world. When it was active, the light could be seen by ships up to twenty miles away in clear weather, and the foghorn would be activated during fog and low visibility conditions.

Location: Located on the grounds of the Maritime Museum in Selkirk, Manitoba.
Latitude: 50.146875
Longitude: -96.865503

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Travel Instructions: From Winnipeg, travel north on Main Street (Hwy 9A) for 35 km to Selkirk, Manitoba. Once in Selkirk, turn right on Queen Avenue, continue one block, and you will see the lighthouse on the grounds of the Marine Museum of Manitoba.

The lighthouse is owned by the Marine Museum of Manitoba. Grounds open, tower closed.

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