Gazelle Mountain Lookout Site
US 2023, CA 140

Photo courtesy of Siskiyou County Historical Society Collection

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 2023, CA 140 (view other lookout sites in United States, California)
Date Registered April 16, 2020
Nominated by Brad Eells
Location Klamath National Forest
Siskiyou County, California
Coordinates N 41° 24.749' W 122° 40.407' (view using Google Maps)
N 41° 24' 45" W 122° 40' 24"
N 41.412483° W 122.673445°
Elevation 5,233 ft (1,595 m)
Administered by US Forest Service - Klamath National Forest
Cooperators Shasta National Forest


Gazelle Mountain was built in 1933 for the Shasta National Forest. A USFS Plan R1 cabin atop a 20 foot enclosed timber tower.

The administration of this Lookout was taken over by the Klamath National Forest from the Shasta National Forest in 1951.

The lookout structure was removed sometime before 1986. Only the foundation remains.


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Photo courtesy of Nancy Hood Collection