Dad Peak Lookout Site
US 1613, MT 6
Gary Weber photo

Gary Weber photo

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1613, MT 6 (view other lookout sites in United States, Montana)
Date Registered March 20, 2016
Nominated by Gary Weber
Location Kootenai National Forest
Sanders County, Montana
Coordinates N 48° 09.466' W 115° 43.065' (view using Google Maps)
N 48° 09' 28" W 115° 43' 04"
N 48.157760° W 115.717750°
Elevation 6,637 ft (2,023 m)
Built 1931
Administered by U.S. Forest Service


Dad Peak Lookout had a gable roof L-4 ground house on a rock foundation. It was the last remaining lookout of its type on the Noxon Ranger District. It had been one of nine regularly staffed lookouts in the district in the 1930s. It collapsed during the winter of 1971-1972.


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