Photo courtesy of Brandon Smith
|Registry Numbers||US 1264, PA 68 (view other lookouts in United States, Pennsylvania)|
|Date Registered||January 15, 2018|
Big Pocono State Park
Monroe County, Pennsylvania
N 41° 02.514' W 075° 21.150' (view using Google Maps)
N 41° 02' 31" W 075° 21' 09"
N 41.041900° W 075.352500°
|Elevation||2,083 ft (635 m)|
|Administered by||Pennsylvania Bureau of Forestry|
The new Big Pocono Lookout was built in 2017 as part of Pennsylvania's plans to upgrade its fire tower network. This 40-foot tower replaces a 21-foot predecessor, which has been relocated to Grey Towers National Historic Site, he home of pioneering forester Gov. Gifford Pinchot.