Stampede Pass Lookout Site
US 1299, WA 199

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1299, WA 199 (view other lookout sites in United States, Washington)
Date Registered June 20, 2012
Nominated by Ray Kresek
Location Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie/Wenatchee National Forests
King County, Washington
Coordinates N 47° 16.571' W 121° 20.306' (view using Google Maps)
N 47° 16' 34" W 121° 20' 18"
N 47.276190° W 121.338440°
Elevation 3,963 ft (1,208 m)
Administered by U.S. Forest Service


Built in 1934, this 40' treated timber L-4 tower, on a small peak 3/4 mile southeast of the pass, was airlifted by helicopter to Camp Waskowitz conservation camp near North Bend as a permanent exhibit in 1974. There was also a 20' L-4 tower one mile to the north of the main lookout for a time.


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