Montauk Point Lighthouse

EAST HAMPTON, NY - AUGUST 26: Visitors look out at the huge waves prior to the arrival of Hurricane Irene on August 26, 2011 in Montauk, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

One Tank Trip: Montauk

Montauk is known for magnificent beaches and unending miles of natural wilderness.


Montauk Point Lighthouse (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Montauk Point Lighthouse To Be Designated A Landmark

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said the designation will make it easier to apply for federal aid and give the lighthouse top priority for funds for repairs, including concerns about erosion.