Twin Pines Lookout Site
US 656, OR 88
Twin Pines Lookout 1944

Twin Pines Lookout 1944 - courtesy of Curtis Gould, Howard Verschoor collection

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 656, OR 88 (view other lookout sites in United States, Oregon)
Date Registered September 21, 2010
Nominated by Ray Kresek
Location Mount Hood Region
Hood River County, Oregon
Coordinates N 45° 35.242' W 121° 35.896' (view using Google Maps)
N 45° 35' 15" W 121° 35' 54"
N 45.587370° W 121.598260°
Elevation 2,642 ft (805 m)
Administered by Oregon Department of Forestry


In 1931, a tent rag camp with phone was set up at this site, which was replaced in 1934 by a wooden tower and log cabin. The lookout was gone by 1945.


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Twin Pines Lookout 1933

Twin Pines Lookout 1933 - courtesy of Howard Verschoor collection

Twin Pines Lookout

Twin Pines Lookout - courtesy of Ron Kemnow collection