Barillas Lookout
US 708, NM 27

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 708, NM 27 (view other lookouts in United States, New Mexico)
Date Registered December 7, 2007
Nominated by Dave Lorenz
Location Santa Fe National Forest
New Mexico
Coordinates N 35° 34.252' W 105° 28.401' (view using Google Maps)
N 35° 34' 15" W 105° 28' 24"
N 35.570870° W 105.473350°
Elevation 9,300 ft (2,835 m)
Built 1959
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District


The first Barillas Lookout on the Santa Fe National Forest was a 7’x7’ metal cab and tower build in the 1930’s. The current 54’ Aermotor tower with a CL-100 style 14’x14’ live-in cab with catwalk was constructed in 1959.


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