Patos2Saturday, September 13, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m
Tickets: $60 per person

Proceeds to benefit the San Juan Historical Society’s Museum of History & Industry.

Join in for a day trip to Patos Island and the opportunity to tour the historic 1893 lighthouse. Docents from the Keepers of the Patos Light will be on hand to provide information where you will learn the history of the lighthouse along with the legends and lore of the island. There is also a 1½ mile loop trail around the island to explore. The lighthouse is ¾ of a mile walk (one way) from the beach landing site and is a mix of strenuous to moderate to easy with the last ¼ mile on sidewalk. Approximate time on the island will be 3 hours.Patos4

The tour will depart Shipyard Cove (rain or shine) on the Pintail Barge at 9:00 a.m., and will return at approximately 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $60 per person in advance and will be limited by boat capacity. For more information or to purchase tickets by phone, please call the San Juan Historical Museum at 378-3949.

Keep in mind: trip is rain or shine, be sure and dress according to changing weather conditions; bring lunch, snacks and water.

*images courtesy of Keepers of the Patos Light