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Storm Lake, Iowa: Landlocked Lighthouse

A large non-operating lighthouse marks the entrance to this community. We appreciate all towns that take their name association to an extreme.

US Hwy 71, Storm Lake, IA
At the intersection of US Hwy 71 and Hwy 7.
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Landlocked Lighthouse

Lighthouse for tractors stuck in the corn field. Neat.

[Andy, 06/26/2016]

Lighthouse near no water.

Storm Lake Lighthouse

The last thing you expect to see in Iowa is a lighthouse -- and there is no lake in sight at this one. Just corn and soybean fields.

Turns out there is a lake nearby, one of the few lakes in Iowa, but the sight of a landlocked lighthouse makes a great picture.

[Bill Diesslin, 04/09/2008]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Grave of the Pilot Who Killed MusicGrave of the Pilot Who Killed Music, Storm Lake, IA - 4 mi.
12-Foot-Tall Metal Mammoth12-Foot-Tall Metal Mammoth, Aurelia, IA - 16 mi.
Barn Quilt Capital of the WorldBarn Quilt Capital of the World, Sac City, IA - 16 mi.
In the region:
German "House Barn" Built in 1660, Manning, IA - 50 mi.

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