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Lookout Mountain Lookout
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member B+L
N 48° 18.793 W 120° 11.252
10U E 708514 N 5354937
Quick Description: A fire lookout tower in the Okanogan National Forest
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 7/23/2008 2:49:43 PM
Waymark Code: WM48ZJ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member harleydavidsonandy
Views: 21

Long Description:
The 25' timber tower with L-4 cab was built in 1937 and was staffed regularly every summer until 1997. It is presently reserved for use during emergency conditions. The tower is listed on the National Historic Lookout Register.

The tower is reached by driving about 6 miles on forest roads, followed by a moderate 1 1/2 mile hike.
Height of Look-Out Tower in feet: 25.00

Difficulty:

Opening times and fees:
Accessible from spring through late fall, depending on snow conditions. During the off-season and any time the tower is in service, the road ends at a locked gate (N 48º18.925 W 120º 09.849). Do not block the gate.


Parking Area: N 48° 19.416 W 120° 11.089

Visit Instructions:
Please log only if you have been up there and you must include a photo of the scenic view from the top.
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