Barfoot Lookout Site
US 1547, AZ 1
Foundation of the Barfoot Lookout

Foundation of the Barfoot Lookout

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1547, AZ 1 (view other lookout sites in United States, Arizona)
Date Registered March 14, 2014
Nominated by James Nuti
Location Coronado National Forest
Arizona
Coordinates N 31° 54.965' W 109° 16.407' (view using Google Maps)
N 31° 54' 58" W 109° 16' 24"
N 31.916080° W 109.273444°
Elevation 803 ft (245 m)
Built 1935
Administered by U.S. Forest Service

Description

Barfoot Lookout stood at this site from 1935 until its destruction in the Horseshoe II fire in June 2011. Built by the CCC, it was a 14'x14' L-4 ground house with a roof-catch cistern.

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Barfoot Lookout prior to its destruction

Barfoot Lookout prior to its destruction

Barfoot Lookout in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Barfoot Lookout in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Barfoot Lookout in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Barfoot Lookout in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Barfoot Lookout in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Barfoot Lookout in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Barfoot Lookout Site in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Barfoot Lookout Site in 1989 (Armando Arvizu photo)

Distant view of Barfoot Lookout before destruction (Armando Arvizu photo)

Distant view of Barfoot Lookout before destruction (Armando Arvizu photo)

Distant view of Barfoot site after destruction (Armando Arvizu photo)

Distant view of Barfoot site after destruction (Armando Arvizu photo)