The Grouse Ridge Lookout: one of California’s oldest lookouts with amazing views

The Grouse Ridge Lookout is one of the oldest lookouts in all of California. Built in 1923, this fire lookout was in use for five decades until being retired in the 1970’s due to the advancement of technology. Currently, there is… Read More

Mills Peak Fire Lookout: spectacular views of Lakes Basin Rec Area and Plumas County

The Mills Peak Fire Lookout is an active lookout located in Plumas National Forest and the Lakes Basin Recreation Area at an elevation of 7,300 feet. This lookout provides spectacular views of both Plumas and Sierra Counties, is staffed around the… Read More