Bear Creek Point Lookout
US 748, ID 50

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 748, ID 50 (view other lookouts in United States, Idaho)
Date Registered November 20, 2008
Nominated by Jill Osborn
Location Salmon-Challis National Forest
Valley County, Idaho
Coordinates N 44° 53.587' W 114° 48.307' (view using Google Maps)
N 44° 53' 35" W 114° 48' 18"
N 44.893120° W 114.805110°
Elevation 8,629 ft (2,630 m)
Built 1934
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Middle Fork Ranger District


Located within the famed River of No Return Wilderness, Bear Creek Point Lookout is reached only by trail. The L-5 10’x10’ groundhouse was abandoned in the 1950s.


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