Monterey Fire Tower
US 617, MA 28

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 617, MA 28 (view other lookouts in United States, Massachusetts)
Date Registered December 15, 2004
Nominated by Henry Isenberg
Location Town of Monterey
Berkshire County, Massachusetts
Coordinates N 42° 13.166' W 073° 13.984' (view using Google Maps)
N 42° 13' 10" W 073° 13' 59"
N 42.219440° W 073.233060°
Elevation 1,805 ft (550 m)
Built 1934
Administered by Mass. Bureau of Forest Fire Control
Cooperators Mass. Bureau of Forest Fire Control, District 12


Built in 1935, Monterey Fire Tower is a 60' steel structure with a "perched" 10'x10' wooden cab. It was the first tower built in Berkshire County by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC).


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