May 24, 2013: Buck Rock
Lookout is open for the season!
ELEVATION: 8500 FEET
SEQUOIA NATIONAL FOREST / GIANT SEQUOIA NATIONAL MONUMENT
The Needles Lookout was destroyed in a single structure fire on 7/28. Please click here for the official press release, related articles & photos.
We are actively recruiting for our volunteer program. We need fire watchers! Please read more about the Volunteer Program.
Get information and directions to other lookouts in the Central California Area.
Located in the Sequoia National Forest, Buck Rock Lookout sits perched atop a granite dome and offers a breathtaking view of the Great Western Divide....read more->
There are many trails and campgrounds in and around Buck Rock Lookout. We are located in the Big Meadows area of the Hume Lake District of Sequoia National Forest, adjacent to the Jennie Lakes Wilderness area.... read more->
Take either Hwy 180 east from Fresno, CA or Hwy 198 east from Visalia, CA.......... read more->