ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHTHOUSE - Islamorada, FL Active: Yes Characteristics: Four-group flashing white every 60-seconds with two red sectors. Height: 150 feet Lens: Original: Revolving 1st order Fresnel lens. Present: Vega VRB-25 rotating beacon; RACON. Focal Plane: 136 feet. Coordinates: 24 51 06 N 80 37 06 W Operated by: United States Coast Guard Visit Status: Closed to public, Visitor Info: Can be viewed from Islamorada at the south end of Upper Matecumbe Key. The Florida Keys Reef Lights Foundation has been formed to promote the establishment of a lighthouse museum with future lighthouse tours and access.
By Lynda VeArd, Florida Lighthouse Association