SQUAW MOUNTAIN FIRE LOOKOUT / ARAPAHO NAtiona forest, CO
Hush Level: 5
no cell service, wifi, or land line, limited human contact
rustic fire lookout (4 ppl max)
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.
$80 / night