Bald Mountain Lookout
US 777, ID 63

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 777, ID 63 (view other lookouts in United States, Idaho)
Date Registered April 24, 2009
Nominated by Gary Weber
Location Clearwater National Forest
Latah County, Idaho
Coordinates N 47° 01.916' W 116° 34.316' (view using Google Maps)
N 47° 01' 55" W 116° 34' 19"
N 47.031940° W 116.571940°
Elevation 5,334 ft (1,626 m)
Built 1960
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Palouse Ranger District


The first facility on Bald Mountain Hill Lookout was a cabin built in 1913 which was replaced with an L-4 cab on a 50’ pole tower in 1938. This R-6 flattop cab with catwalk on a 41’ timber tower was built in 1960. Refurbished in 1998, it is on the Clearwater National Forest cabin rental program.


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