Kisatchie Lookout
US 901, LA 5

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 901, LA 5 (view other lookouts in United States, Louisiana)
Date Registered February 2, 2011
Nominated by Geoffrey R. Lehmann
Location Kisatchie National Forest
Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana
Coordinates N 31° 27.337' W 093° 10.877' (view using Google Maps)
N 31° 27' 20" W 093° 10' 53"
N 31.455610° W 093.181280°
Elevation 367 ft (112 m)
Built 1952
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Kisatchie Ranger District

Description

Constructed in 1952 by the U.S. Forest Service, this 82’6” steel tower with 7’x 7’ cab was used as part of the Forest Service fire suppression system until 1982 when the task was taken over by State overflights.

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