Windy Joe Lookout
CAN 9, BC 2

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers CAN 9, BC 2 (view other lookouts in Canada, British Columbia)
Date Registered January 3, 2015
Nominated by Alan Sprouse
Location Manning Provincial Park
Okanagan-Similkameen, British Columbia
Coordinates N 49° 02.625' W 120° 45.244' (view using Google Maps)
N 49° 02' 37" W 120° 45' 15"
N 49.043749° W 120.754060°
Elevation 5,961 ft (1,817 m)
Administered by BC Parks


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Visit Reports

August 1, 2004: Alan Sprouse


Needs paint? No Response
Shutters OK? Yes
Condition of wood OK? Yes
Stairs OK? Yes
Glass intact? Yes
Good condition? Yes
Comments: The tower was completely open to visitors and in good shape. I do not recall any damage or items that require repair.

Electronics and Enroachments

Are electronic sites enroaching on tower? No
Comments: Breath taking views of the US and Canadian Cascades. Well worth the visit.
Other enroachments? None.

Access and Signs

NHLR sign posted? No
Directions to tower signed? Yes
Comments? The trail head stairs at the Manning Park horse ranch behind the Manning Park Lodge. Round trip is a difficult 9.1 miles steep. The trails are well marked and maintained.


Staffed? No

Opportunities for Volunteer Support

Volunteers staffing opportunities? No Response
Volunteer maintenance opportunities? No Response