Fifield Lookout
US 712, WI 4

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 712, WI 4 (view other lookouts in United States, Wisconsin)
Date Registered January 2, 2008
Nominated by Mark Bruhy, Archaeologist
Location Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Price County, Wisconsin
Coordinates N 45° 53.215' W 090° 19.460' (view using Google Maps)
N 45° 53' 13" W 090° 19' 28"
N 45.886920° W 090.324330°
Elevation 1,587 ft (484 m)
Built 1932
Administered by U.S. Forest Service
Cooperators Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest and Wisconsin Humanities Council


The Wisconsin Conservation Commission (now the DNR) constructed Fifield Fire Tower in 1932, one year prior to the establishment of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. The 100’ Aermotor tower with a 7’x7’ metal cab has a vertical ladder access. Restored by the U.S. Forest Service, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007.


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