Bickle Knob Fire Tower
US 1101, WV 12
October 2010 photo by Brian Powell

October 2010 photo by Brian Powell

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1101, WV 12 (view other lookouts in United States, West Virginia)
Date Registered January 3, 2015
Nominated by Brian Powell
Location Monongahela National Forest
Randolph County, West Virginia
Coordinates N 38° 56.067' W 079° 43.886' (view using Google Maps)
N 38° 56' 04" W 079° 43' 53"
N 38.934454° W 079.731430°
Elevation 4,012 ft (1,223 m)
Built 1933
Administered by U.S. Forest Service


The cab of Bickle Knob tower has been replaced with an open viewing deck providing expansive views of the Shavers Fork watershed and Otter Creek Wilderness. It is a popular stop for visitors to Monongahela National Forest.


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