Kettlefoot Lookout Tower
US 1001, TN 15
Mike Farmer photo

Mike Farmer photo

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1001, TN 15 (view other lookouts in United States, Tennessee)
Date Registered September 2, 2014
Nominated by Mike Farmer
Location Johnson County, Tennessee
Coordinates N 36° 25.609' W 081° 52.000' (view using Google Maps)
N 36° 25' 37" W 081° 51' 60"
N 36.426813° W 081.866665°
Elevation 3,885 ft (1,184 m)
Built 1948
Administered by Tennessee Division of Forestry


Kettlefoot Lookout Tower is planned to become part of a new multiple-use recreation area being developed by the State of Tennessee. The tower is named for a large bear that caught his foot in a kettle.


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