Negrito Mountain Lookout
US 1584, NM 42
June 2010 photo

June 2010 photo

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1584, NM 42 (view other lookouts in United States, New Mexico)
Date Registered May 22, 2022
Nominated by Mark Gutzman
Location Gila National Forest
Catron County, New Mexico
Coordinates N 33° 27.787' W 108° 33.520' (view using Google Maps)
N 33° 27' 47" W 108° 33' 31"
N 33.463120° W 108.558670°
Elevation 8,598 ft (2,621 m)
Built 1934
Administered by U.S. Forest Service


Located on the Reserve Ranger District of the Gila National Forest, this Aermotor MC-24, steel tower is 30 feet high with a 12’x12’ wood cab and was erected in 1934. The lookout was extensively remodeled in 1984, with new windows, new steel siding and a new roof. Negrito Mountain Lookout is not currently staffed.


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