Currituck Beach Lighthouse, northern Outer Banks, Corolla Village, NC.  This tall slender beauty is constructed of approximately one million bricks and stands 162 feet.  Left unpainted it is one of the few that reveals the natural brick color.  The first-order lens is the largest Fresnel lens and can be seen from 18 nautical miles.  This lighthouse is open daily for public tours.  The 214 step spiral staircase climbs to a view of Currituck Sound, the Atlantic Ocean and the Currituck Outer Banks.  For more information visit: http://www.currituckbeachlight.com/