Chetek Lookout
US 1246, WI 41

Photo courtesy of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1246, WI 41 (view other lookouts in United States, Wisconsin)
Date Registered August 28, 2017
Nominated by Tyler Bormann
Location Barron County, Wisconsin
Coordinates N 45° 22.310' W 091° 37.565' (view using Google Maps)
N 45° 22' 19" W 091° 37' 34"
N 45.371825° W 091.626089°
Elevation 1,329 ft (405 m)
Built 1951
Administered by Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources


This 100-foot Aermotor tower features an inside corner ladder and was built at its current location in 1951. This style tower appears consistent with towers built much earlier in the 1930s, so it’s possible this tower was relocated from a different site in 1951.


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