Greystone Station Fire Tower
US 553, NJ 12

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 553, NJ 12 (view other lookouts in United States, New Jersey)
Date Registered March 3, 2004
Nominated by Bob Spear
Location Union Hill
Morris County, New Jersey
Coordinates N 40° 51.341' W 074° 30.690' (view using Google Maps)
N 40° 51' 20" W 074° 30' 41"
N 40.855683° W 074.511500°
Elevation 909 ft (277 m)
Built 1937
Administered by New Jersey Forest Fire Service
Cooperators New Jersey Forest Fire Service, Division A


Greystone Station fire tower was built by the NJ Forest Fire Service in 1937. The top 47’ and 7’x7’ metal cab was moved from the Edison fire tower (1920s), with an extended base provided by the Aermotor Co. increasing the height of the rebuilt tower to 92’ It is the tallest fire tower in northern New Jersey and is in active service.


Change Basemap