SQUAW MOUNTAIN FIRE LOOKOUT / ARAPAHO NAtiona forest, CO

Hush Level: 5

CONNECTIVITY

no cell service, wifi, or land line, limited human contact

ACCOMODATIONS /

rustic fire lookout (4 ppl max)

ACTIVITIES /

bird watching, hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, Mt. Evans  

WHAT WE LIKE /

In-season, this is an actual forest fire lookout for rangers. So off-season it's open to the public and provides panoramic views of the Great Plains, Denver, Mount Evans, Pikes Peak, Longs Peak and others.

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW /

cabin has electric stove and heater, but toilet is outside. requires a two mile hike in. must bring water for drinking and cooking, along with sleeping bag. Must carry out all trash. Check site for fire closures.

Contact /

www.recreation.gov

001.303.567.3000

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AVERAGE RATE

$80 / night