Nominate a Lookout

Do you know of a lookout you would like to see added to the NHLR? Tell us about it by submitting the form below!

This form is only to nominate towers that have standing structure remaining above the foundation. If the tower has been removed to its foundation, or if it was just a tree stand, please nominate it on the Former Fire Lookout Sites Register instead.

Your Info

This won't be publicly displayed. It is in case we have questions about your submission.

Lookout Info

If you do not know the coordinates, you can right-click in Google Maps on the lookout and choose "What's Here" to view them. Please provide the coordinates either decimal format (40.123,-80.345) or DMS format (N 40 01 12 W 080 03 59).
List the county and state where this lookout is located.
If this lookout is in a park, forest, or tract, please list its name here.
Please provide any other information that would be helpful to understand the lookout's location.
Leave blank if not known.


Are there any other agencies involved in maintaining this lookout? If this is a National Forest lookout, please list Ranger District.

Lookout Details

Please provide a description and brief history of the tower.


We appreciate receiving your photos of lookouts. By submitting a photo, you certify that took the photo yourself or otherwise are authorized to permitted to display it on the NHLR.

Please upload a photo of the lookout. We cannot process your nomination without one.

User Verification