BALD KNOB LOOKOUT

POWERS, CA
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About

Bald Knob Lookout is perched atop Bald Knob at an elevation of 3,630 feet in the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest. The lookout offers visitors a unique lodging experience and panoramic views of the surrounding area. Originally developed in 1931 as a lookout site, Bald Knob served as an Aircraft Warning Service (AWS) observation station between 1942 and 1944. The Forest Service removed and replaced the original with the present flat top structure in 1963. The lookout tower is available for reservations from Memorial Day through October, and guests must bring several of their own amenities to ensure a safe and comfortable stay. Maximum capacity of the tower is four occupants at any one time Pets are not allowed at this facility All garbage and food must be packed out The lookout tower is a no-smoking facility Learn more about Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest. Don’t Move Firewood: Please protect Pacific Northwest forests by preventing the spread of invasive species. Firewood can carry insects and diseases that can threaten the health of our western forests. You can make a difference by obtaining and burning your firewood near your camping destination. Visit Dontmovefirewood.org for further information.

Essentials

  • BBQ
  • Fire Pit
  • Picnic Table
  • Propane
  • Restroom

BALD KNOB LOOKOUT

5414396200

42861 HWY 242, POWERS, Oregon, 97466

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