Lookout Mountain Lookout (Okanogan NF)
US 363, WA 44

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 363, WA 44 (view other lookouts in United States, Washington)
Date Registered November 8, 2000
Nominated by Ray Kresek, Washington Registrar
Location Okanogan National Forest
Okanogan County, Washington
Coordinates N 48° 18.798' W 120° 11.172' (view using Google Maps)
N 48° 18' 48" W 120° 11' 10"
N 48.313300° W 120.186200°
Elevation 5,403 ft (1,647 m)
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Methow Valley Ranger District

Description

With the highest number of first fire reports in the Methow Valley, Lookout Mountain Lookout was placed in standby status by the Okanogan National Forest in 1998. Established as a camp in 1916, a log cupola was built in 1931. The present classic 14' x 14' L-4 with catwalk on a 25' timber tower was constructed in 1937.

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