Rendezvous Mountain Lookout
US 726, NC 20

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 726, NC 20 (view other lookouts in United States, North Carolina)
Date Registered April 2, 2008
Nominated by Peter J. Barr
Location Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest
Wilkes County, North Carolina
Coordinates N 36° 13.637' W 081° 17.591' (view using Google Maps)
N 36° 13' 38" W 081° 17' 35"
N 36.227290° W 081.293190°
Elevation 2,466 ft (752 m)
Built 1936
Administered by NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Cooperators Rendezvous Mountain Educational State Forest


Famed in Revolutionary War history, Rendezvous Mountain Lookout is the centerpiece of the state forest of the same name. Constructed by the North Carolina Forest Service in 1936, the 50’ Aermotor tower with 7’x7’ cab is now restricted for electronics use.


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