In his book Fire Lookouts
of the Northwest, author Ray Kresek calls Lincoln County, in northwest Montana, "the last frontier [for fire towers].
com)-- In appreciation of many years of community service and valuable conservation efforts, WTI has renewed its commitment of financial support for the Keller Peak Fire Lookout
and Butler Peak Fire Lookout
through the National Forest Association's Adopt-A-Lookout
Washington has 107 lookouts
standing, but only 30 are staffed.
The tall windows of the nearby fire lookout
tower rattle and shake.
Back then, park rangers packed into their lookouts
for the entire fire season and saw virtually no one.
SANTA CLARITA -- The local sheriff's station received 157 fireworks complaints Tuesday night, but made just one arrest -- possibly because revelers were on the lookout
be required to demonstrate elementary forms of non-swimming rescues.
The Lane County Historical Society contracted him in 1982 to write a book about lookouts
If in the two wooden towers, lookouts
would be in danger if a fire broke out, according to a Forest Service official.
At the park today you can imagine Cheyenne teepees dotting the grass 200 years ago or lookouts
hidden in the hills, despite the suburbs that now cover them.
Although this cabin is on the national historic lookout
register, the accommodations are not as primitive as at most fire lookouts
, built on geographic high points, often consisted of little more than wooden platforms in trees.