Bear Mountain Lookout
US 417, AZ 24

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 417, AZ 24 (view other lookouts in United States, Arizona)
Date Registered March 4, 2002
Nominated by Dave Lorenz, Director, AZ/NM FFLA
Location Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest
Greenlee County, Arizona
Coordinates N 33° 32.012' W 109° 08.671' (view using Google Maps)
N 33° 32' 01" W 109° 08' 40"
N 33.533530° W 109.144520°
Elevation 8,538 ft (2,602 m)
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Alpine Ranger District


In the back country of the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest lies 8538' Bear Mountain, the site of a lookout since 1928. The 46' LX-25 Aermotor tower with 7’x7' metal cab was built in 1933 and is in active service.


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