Fort Klamath Lookout Site
US 1023, OR 381

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1023, OR 381 (view other lookout sites in United States, Oregon)
Date Registered May 20, 2011
Nominated by Ray Kresek
Location Winema National Forest
Klamath County, Oregon
Coordinates N 42° 42.284' W 121° 59.917' (view using Google Maps)
N 42° 42' 17" W 121° 59' 55"
N 42.704740° W 121.998620°
Elevation 4,200 ft (1,280 m)
Administered by U.S.Forest Service


The first Fort Klamath lookout was a platform above the community center mainly used during the 1940s and 1950s, and was replaced in 1958 with a 20' CL-100 steel live-in tower. It was moved to Sugarpine Mountain in 1970.


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