Sierra Vista (Quiggs Mountain) Lookout
US 1312, CA 135
Sierra Vista (Quiggs Mountain) Lookout 2005

Sierra Vista (Quiggs Mountain) Lookout 2005 - courtesy of Fred Johnson

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1312, CA 135 (view other lookouts in United States, California)
Date Registered October 16, 2019
Nominated by Brad Eells
Location Calaveras County, California
Calaveras County, California
Coordinates N 38° 13.793' W 120° 36.859' (view using Google Maps)
N 38° 13' 48" W 120° 36' 52"
N 38.229883° W 120.614323°
Elevation 2,785 ft (849 m)
Built 1931
Administered by California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire)


The tower is an Aermotor Company product erected by the State in 1931.

The residence was built with ECW funds. It's unknown what building plan was used. Though remodeled, the house still reflects highly its CCC origin.

This residence features a 196 square foot root cellar. The associated garage was constructed by the CCC. (MVT 10/91)


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