Places We Protect

New Point Comfort Preserve


A tall stone lighthouse sits on a small island in the Chesapeake Bay just offshore of a public access area. Tall marsh grasses grow down to the water. A small beach is visible in the middle distance.
New Point Comfort New Point Comfort Light is the third-oldest surviving light in the Chesapeake Bay and the tenth-oldest in the United States. © Dana Blackmer Photography

An ADA-accessible boardwalk and observation deck provides a view of Mobjack Bay and the historic New Point Comfort lighthouse.