Collins Mountain Lookout Site
US 783, OR 192
Collins Mountain Lookout 1946

Collins Mountain Lookout 1946 - courtesy of Rex Kamstra collection

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 783, OR 192 (view other lookout sites in United States, Oregon)
Date Registered December 9, 2010
Nominated by Ray Kresek
Location Umpqua National Forest
Douglas County, Oregon
Coordinates N 42° 59.196' W 122° 47.720' (view using Google Maps)
N 42° 59' 12" W 122° 47' 43"
N 42.986600° W 122.795330°
Elevation 3,669 ft (1,118 m)
Administered by U.S. Forest Service


A tree platform built in 1931 was still there in the 1980s. An L-4 cab was built there in 1933 and a wooden tower was constructed in 1970. The lookout was used for emergencies in the 1970s and is now gone.


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