|Registry Numbers||US 65, MN 3 (view other lookouts in United States, Minnesota)|
|Date Registered||September 18, 1993|
|Nominated by||Larry Bunge, District Forester, Minn. DNR|
Savanna State Forest
Aitkin County, Minnesota
N 46° 44.298' W 093° 15.882' (view using Google Maps)
N 46° 44' 18" W 093° 15' 53"
N 46.738300° W 093.264700°
|Elevation||1,290 ft (393 m)|
|Administered by||Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources|
|Cooperators||Minnesota Division of Forestry and Big Sandy Lake Association|
Big Sandy Lake Fire Tower is a 94’ tower with 7x7’ cab constructed in 1933 by the Minnesota Division of Forestry. The lookout is one of the few manufactured by the Pittsburg-Des Moines Co. Still active and very popular as a tourist attraction, the lookout was restored in 1992.