Delilah Lookout
US 379, CA 40

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 379, CA 40 (view other lookouts in United States, California)
Date Registered June 10, 2001
Location Sequoia National Forest
Fresno County, California
Coordinates N 36° 48.242' W 119° 07.125' (view using Google Maps)
N 36° 48' 15" W 119° 07' 08"
N 36.804030° W 119.118750°
Elevation 5,063 ft (1,543 m)
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Hume Lake Ranger District


While operational only during high fire danger in recent years, Delilah Lookout on the Sequoia National Forest has been a detection site since 1916. In 1924 a tower with a ground residence went into service until 1959. The present 40' metal tower with live-in cab was moved to the site in 1967 from Lenore Naval Air Base.


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