Red Hill Lookout - 2008
|Registry Numbers||US 1679, OR 166 (view other lookouts in United States, Oregon)|
|Date Registered||July 18, 2022|
|Nominated by||Brad Eells|
Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
Wallowa County, Oregon
N 45° 47.308' W 117° 06.158' (view using Google Maps)
N 45° 47' 18" W 117° 06' 09"
N 45.788471° W 117.102634°
|Elevation||5,020 ft (1,530 m)|
|Administered by||US Forest Service - Wallowa-Whitman National Forest|
The current Red Hill Lookout was completed in 1949, a 40 foot open timber tower with an L-4 cab on top.
Red Hill has been a fire detection site since 1917, first with a pole platform then a 10x10 cab on an open timber tower.
Red Hill Lookout - 2022
Photo courtesy of Monica Gordon