Tower Listing by Name

Lookout towers by name  in the FFLA Southern California Chapter

LookoutCounty#NHLROperatorComments
Black MountainSan Bernardino289SBNFGood condition – Open
Boucher HillSan Diego394Cal Dept Parks & RecreationGood condition – Open
Butler PeakSan Bernardino292SBNFGood condition – Open
CalandraMonterey395Cal-fireServiceable-radiation encroachment
Caliente MountainSan Luis Obispo BLMFormer AWS tower, now collapsed
Call MountainSan Benito1341Cal-fireNeeds work
Castro PeakLos Angeles1289LA County FireGood/Public Display
Chalone PeakSan Benito396Cal-fireNeeds work
Chews RidgeMonterey751LPNFRefurb project underway. See Chews Ridge Project
Cone PeakMonterey1288LPNFGood condition
Cuyama PeakSanta Barbara286LPNFBadly damaged
Estelle MountainRiverside752Cal-fireControl tower at Hemet-Ryan Air Attack Base
Figueroa MountainSanta Barbara881LPNFBadly damaged
Frazier MountainVentura1372LPNFBadly damaged
Hi MountainSan Luis Obispo522LPNFIn use as Condor tracking station
High PointSan Diego735CNFGood condition – Open
Hot Springs MountainSan Diego753Los Coyotes ReservationCollapsing
Junipero SerraMonterey  Steel legs – no cab
Keller PeakSan Bernardino28SBNFGood condition – Open
La Cumbre PeakSanta Barbara882LPNFBadly damaged-Radiation hazard
Los Pinos MountainSan Diego742CNFGood condition – Open
Lyons PeakSan Diego754CNFNeeds work
Manzanita MountainSanta Barbara1332MNFNeed Info
Morton PeakSan Bernardino673SBNFGood condition – Open
Nordhoff PeakVentura LPNFSteel legs only
Red MountainSan Diego755Cal-fireConverted to comms facility
San RafaelLos Angeles1220Glendale Fire DeptConverted to comms facility
Sid OrmsbyMonterey883Cal-firePrivate land
Slide MountainLos Angeles1045ANFGood condition – Open
Smith MountainMonterey884Cal-fireGood condition
South MountainVentura885Ventura CountyConverted to comms facility
South Mt HawkinsLos Angeles295 Destroyed by fire 2002
Strawberry PeakSan Bernardino293SBNFGood condition – Open
Tahquitz PeakSan Bernardino291SBNFGood condition – Open
Thorn PeakVentura308LPNFBadly damaged
Vetter MountainLos Angeles294ANFDestroyed by fire being replaced

ANF = Angeles National Forest
CNF = Cleveland National Forest
LPNF = Los Padres National Forest
MNF = Modoc National Forest
SBNF = San Bernardino National Forest