Fire Lookout Towers & Rentals in California National Forests
Below is a list of historic look out towers & cabins used for spotting wildfires. Some are located on steep granite peaks, ridge lines or dirt roads. 4×4 may be recommended to reach a few. Several of these places are cabins, some are stone houses, most are metal towers with high climbing staircases. Some are refurbished & available for overnight rentals.
El Dorado National Forest:
Cuyama Lookout is a rough road up – off Hwy 33, in Los Padres NF
Los Padres National Forest:
San Bernardino National Forest:
Sequoia National Forest:
Sierra National Forest: