Black Mountain Lookout Tower – Milford CA

Description

From the Plumas National Forest website: “Black Mountain Lookout is situated on the eastern edge of the Beckwourth Ranger District, 10 miles from Highway 395, near Milford, California. The lookout was constructed in 1934 and is a great example of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) architecture. The C-3-type lookout is situated on a single story 10 foot tower and is extremely well-preserved. The lookout offers striking views of Honey Lake to the north, and Last Chance Creek to the south. The rental is available from Memorial weekend through October. The fee for an overnight stay is $60.”

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Location Info


Black Mountain
Milford, CA 96121

Coordinates: 40.114722, -120.321201

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