Robinson Butte Lookout
US 740, OR 112

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 740, OR 112 (view other lookouts in United States, Oregon)
Date Registered June 18, 2008
Nominated by Howard Verschoor
Location Rogue River National Forest
Jackson County, Oregon
Coordinates N 42° 21.858' W 122° 22.902' (view using Google Maps)
N 42° 21' 51" W 122° 22' 54"
N 42.364300° W 122.381700°
Elevation 5,864 ft (1,787 m)
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators High Cascades Ranger District


The first structure at Robinson Butte Lookout on the Rogue River National Forest was a rag camp in 1917. In 1933 a 20’ pole tower with L-4 cab was built, and replaced with the current 53’ timber tower with R-6 flat cab (from Blue Rock) in 1974.


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