Chimney Peak Fire Lookout Tower
US 759, AL 6

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 759, AL 6 (view other lookouts in United States, Alabama)
Date Registered January 15, 2009
Nominated by Thomas Kaufmann
Location Choccolocco Mountain
Calhoun County, Alabama
Coordinates N 33° 50.219' W 085° 43.984' (view using Google Maps)
N 33° 50' 13" W 085° 43' 59"
N 33.836984° W 085.733069°
Elevation 1,689 ft (515 m)
Built 1935
Administered by Alabama Forestry Commission
Cooperators Alabama Forestry Commission


Situated on Choccolocco Mountain, Chimney Peak Tower was built by the CCC in the 1930s for the Alabama Forestry Commission. It is a 100’ International Derrick tower with metal 7’x7’cab located near the Jacksonville State University Planetarium.


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