Horseshoe Mountain Lookout Site
US 1705, WA 441
Platform Tower Ruins

Platform Tower Ruins - courtesy of Rod Fosback

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1705, WA 441 (view other lookout sites in United States, Washington)
Date Registered January 4, 2018
Nominated by Rod Fosback
Location Ferry County, Washington
Coordinates N 48° 46.300' W 118° 49.717' (view using Google Maps)
N 48° 46' 18" W 118° 49' 43"
N 48.771667° W 118.828611°
Elevation 5,471 ft (1,668 m)
Administered by Bureau of Land Management
Cooperators Curlew Job Corps Forestry Class


This lookout was a patrol lookout point for Bodie Mountain Lookout to the North. It was a 20-foot platform tower and was equipped with a ground return telephone.

The Curlew Job Corps Forestry Class found the site while doing forestry studies in the area.


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