Canadian Coast Guard Pacific Region
Tower Height: 25
Height of Focal Plane: 160
Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 5 seconds, visible for 8 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White, concrete tower with flying buttresses, red lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1913
Date Present Tower Built: 1913
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? No.
For information on tours to the island, contact Quality Study Tours at (888) 615-8288. Langara Fishing Adventures also offers tours to the island and light station; see www.langara.com/pages/eco.htm
Keepers: James Thomas Forsyth (1913-1918), William John Stinson (1918-1919), ? McCann (1919), Thomas George Armstrong (1919), Thomas Westhead (c. 1940), Joe B. Osborne (c. 1940s), Jack Egan (c. 1940s), Gordon Odlum (1941-1942), William Norman Kinnear (1942-1945), Neil Lange (1945-c.1947), Otto Lindstrom (1950-1953), Russ Botham (c. 1955-1957), Dave McLeod (c. 1950s), Edward Albert Hartt (1957-1963), Abe Price (c. 1960s), Robert Akerstrom (c. 1989),