Catfish Fire Tower
US 247, NJ 9

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 247, NJ 9 (view other lookouts in United States, New Jersey)
Date Registered December 15, 1997
Location Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
Warren County, New Jersey
Coordinates N 41° 02.855' W 074° 58.347' (view using Google Maps)
N 41° 02' 51" W 074° 58' 21"
N 41.047583° W 074.972450°
Elevation 1,555 ft (474 m)
Administered by New Jersey Forest Fire Service
Cooperators New Jersey Forest Fire Service

Description

Located on the Appalachian Trail in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Catfish Fire Tower was constructed in 1922, replacing a wooden tower. In 1993 the 7’ x 7’ cab was rebuilt on this 60’ Aermotor LS-40 tower.

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