Chiliwist Butte Lookout Site
US 1437, WA 337

Lookout Details

Registry Numbers US 1437, WA 337 (view other lookout sites in United States, Washington)
Date Registered November 10, 2012
Nominated by Ray Kresek
Location Okanogan National Forest/Washington State Division of Forestry
Okanogan County, Washington
Coordinates N 48° 18.181' W 119° 44.908' (view using Google Maps)
N 48° 18' 11" W 119° 44' 54"
N 48.303020° W 119.748460°
Elevation 3,071 ft (936 m)
Administered by Washington State Division of Forestry


A crow's nest was developed here in 1934, along with an L-5 cab for living quarters. A 30' treated timber L-4 was built in 1939, and the L-5 cab was moved to Jackass Butte. In 1954, the L-4 cab atop the tower was moved to the new tower atop Leecher Mountain.


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