Sid Ormsbee Lookout
US 883, CA 93

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 883, CA 93 (view other lookouts in United States, California)
Date Registered June 19, 2010
Nominated by Brad Eells
Location Pinyon Peak
Monterey County, California
Coordinates N 36° 29.376' W 121° 47.197' (view using Google Maps)
N 36° 29' 23" W 121° 47' 12"
N 36.489600° W 121.786620°
Elevation 2,253 ft (687 m)
Built 1948
Administered by Santa Lucia Preserve
Cooperators Santa Lucia Preserve

Description

Named for a State Forest Ranger killed in World War II, Sid Ormsbee Lookout has a 16'x16' octagonal CalFire cab on a 30' enclosed tower. Located on the Santa Lucia Preserve, access is by permission only.

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Photos

Vintage photo

Vintage photo

Photo of Sid Ormsbee and photos of former lookouts

Photo of Sid Ormsbee and photos of former lookouts

Sid Ormsbee Plaque

Sid Ormsbee Plaque