Battle Mountain Lookout
US 1670, SD 9
Battle Mountain Lookout - 2011

Battle Mountain Lookout - 2011 - courtesy of Ron Kemnow

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1670, SD 9 (view other lookouts in United States, South Dakota)
Date Registered July 10, 2022
Nominated by Brad Eells
Location Battle Mountain – Friendshuh Game Production Area
Fall River County, South Dakota
Coordinates N 43° 26.542' W 103° 27.225' (view using Google Maps)
N 43° 26' 33" W 103° 27' 13"
N 43.442372° W 103.453744°
Elevation 4,363 ft (1,330 m)
Administered by South Dakota State Forestry Department
Cooperators South Dakota State Fish and Game


Battle Mountain Lookout is a 22 foot open steel tower with a small observation only cab atop.

The structure was built in 1965. The area is managed by the state fish and game department.


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