North Mountain Lookout SIte
US 1760, OR 505

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1760, OR 505 (view other lookout sites in United States, Oregon)
Date Registered September 18, 2019
Nominated by Tammy McLeod
Location Mount Hood National Forest
Clackamas County, Oregon
Coordinates N 45° 23.191' W 121° 56.445' (view using Google Maps)
N 45° 23' 11" W 121° 56' 27"
N 45.386522° W 121.940748°
Elevation 4,064 ft (1,239 m)
Built 1933
Administered by U.S. Forest Service


The first structure on this site was a L-4 on a 20 foot wooden tower built in 1933. It was replaced by a R-6 cab on a 41 foot treated timer tower in 1965. The lookout was used during emergencies in the 1960s and is gone.


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