Hopkins Mountain Tower Site
US 1669, WV 60
Hopkins Mountain Fire Tower in 1935

Hopkins Mountain Fire Tower in 1935 - courtesy of Monongahela National Forest

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1669, WV 60 (view other lookout sites in United States, West Virginia)
Date Registered January 26, 2017
Nominated by Brian M. Powell
Location Monongahela National Forest
Eastern, Greenbrier County, West Virginia
Coordinates N 37° 56.750' W 080° 14.957' (view using Google Maps)
N 37° 56' 45" W 080° 14' 57"
N 37.945833° W 080.249278°
Elevation 3,318 ft (1,011 m)
Built 1935
Removed 1979
Administered by U.S. Forest Service

Description

This tower was built in 1935 using CCC labor and removed in 1979.

The observer's cabin was renovated in 2016 and made available for rentals in 2017.

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Photos

Observer's cabin in 2017

Observer's cabin in 2017 - courtesy of Monongahela National Forest