Outer Banks, North Carolina
Currituck Lighthouse
N.C. flag

This is found at the northern end of the Outer Banks.  It does not have the distinctive paint scheme of other east coast lighthouses.  That is what makes it unique.  There are about 260 steps to the top.  From the top one can see both the Atlantic and Currituck Sound, and on a clear day, even the mainland.

Currituck  Lighthouse Currituck Lighthouse
Here I am looking towards the South with the Atlantic Ocean in the background.
Mike on top of Currituck Lighthouse
Here is what I was looking at, the developement to the south.
Below is the town of Corolla, which is North of the Lighthouse.
Seeing both Currituck Sound and Atlantic Ocean with town of Corolla squeeze between.
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