Photo courtesy of Mark Gutzman
|Registry Numbers||US 1110, NM 36 (view other lookouts in United States, New Mexico)|
|Date Registered||August 30, 2015|
|Nominated by||Mark Gutzman|
Lincoln National Forest
Otero County, New Mexico
N 32° 57.896' W 105° 36.314' (view using Google Maps)
N 32° 57' 54" W 105° 36' 19"
N 32.964937° W 105.605239°
|Elevation||8,598 ft (2,621 m)|
|Administered by||U.S. Forest Service|
|Cooperators||Sacramento Ranger District|
James Ridge Lookout is located on the Sacramento Ranger District. The tower is an Aermotor LX-24 type that has been remodeled. The tower is 62 feet high with a 7X7 foot cab. The lookout was moved to James Ridge in 1967 from its original location at the Mayhill lookout site.