Grizzly Peak Lookout Site
US 1888, CA 83
Grizzly Peak Lookout - 1924

Grizzly Peak Lookout - 1924 - courtesy of Ron Kemnow Collection

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1888, CA 83 (view other lookout sites in United States, California)
Date Registered January 26, 2020
Nominated by Brad Eells
Location Alameda County, California
Coordinates N 37° 52.924' W 122° 14.021' (view using Google Maps)
N 37° 52' 55" W 122° 14' 01"
N 37.882059° W 122.233690°
Elevation 1,759 ft (536 m)
Built 1924
Removed 1960
Administered by Contra Costa Hill Fire Protective Association
Cooperators City of Berkeley, California


The 7x7 observation cabin was built atop a 40 foot X-Brace open steel tower with funds raised by theĀ Contra Costa Hill Fire Protective Association in cooperation with the City of Berkeley.

The tower was removed in 1960 when funding was withdrawn to staff the lookout.


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