Mount Reba Lookout Site
US 1882, CA 77
Mount Reba Lookout - 1969

Mount Reba Lookout - 1969 - courtesy of Stanislaus National Forest Archive

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1882, CA 77 (view other lookout sites in United States, California)
Date Registered December 29, 2019
Nominated by Brad Eells
Location Stanislaus National Forest
Alpine County, California
Coordinates N 38° 30.548' W 120° 00.990' (view using Google Maps)
N 38° 30' 33" W 120° 00' 59"
N 38.509126° W 120.016505°
Elevation 8,849 ft (2,697 m)
Built 1967
Removed Mid-1970's
Administered by US Forest Service - Stanislaus National Forest


Mount Reba was a rare R1M mobile lookout trailer hauled to the site complete.

Calaveras Ranger District, 8,420' elevation. This lookout was in use until the early 1970s.  No other information available. Photo back:  "Fire detection; 8/12/69, Mt. Reba, Portable L.O., Trailer, photo by BDL". (Stanislaus National Forest)


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