Bolan Mountain Lookout is surrounded by glass windows on all sides, providing visitors with an unparalleled view of the sheer drop-offs sharp cliffs, and breath-taking views of the rugged Siskiyou Mountains. The current structure was built in 1953 to replace an original lookout that once stood in its place. The historic lookout is available for rent during the snow-free season, and guests must bring several of their own amenities. No water is available at this site Entry to the lookout is by key. Please call the Wild Rivers Ranger District office at (541)592-4000 four days prior to arrival to confirm pick up and drop off of the key. To arrange to pick up your key for weekends, holidays or after hours, please call during business hours. The key can be picked up at the district office, located at 26568 Redwood Hwy, Cave Junction during regular business hours. The office is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and closed on weekends and holidays. Because of the height of the tower, this rental is not recommended for families with toddlers or young children Pets are welcome at this facility All garbage and food must be packed out The lookout tower is a no-smoking facility Port-Orford cedar root disease is a concern in southwest Oregon. This disease can be transported through mud or dirt on vehicles. You must wash your vehicle, including the undercarriage, before you enter National Forest lands. The area around the lookout contains sensitive plants; plant collecting is prohibited 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.
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