Mountain Fire Lookout Tower in Mountain Wisconsin

Mountain Fire Lookout Tower in Mountain Wisconsin

Mountain Fire Lookout Tower in Mountain, Wisconsin has the last original fire tower of nineteen, still standing on its original location in the Nicolet National Forest. The tower has 132 steps and stands at 100-feet tall.

General Info

General:100-foot fire tower In an isolated area of the Nicolet National Forest, that easy to get to by vehicle or ATV. The tower is open 8 – 8:30.
Address:Forest Service Rd 2335; Mountain, Wisconsin 54149
County:Oconto County
Google Map Location:Google Map 

By Car

The location is easy enough to get to by car, the access road is gravel and the lot for parking can hold 5 vehicles.


You can ride the Oconto ATV/UTV trails and all roads in the Mountain area are open to ATV/ UTVV traffic except if marked otherwise or it is a Federal or State Highway. ATV and UTV’s have to park at the bottom of the hill.  We can’t drive up as cars can.

The walk from the ATV and UTV parking lot to the tower is a short walk.  During the fall, it is rather pretty!

Make It A Stop

Mountain Fire Lookout Tower in Mountain Wisconsin – the climb is worth it, you can see for miles and miles….. Put this place on your fall location list. The golds, yellows, and oranges are spectacular and everything one could hope for when searching fall colors. At the grand ‘ole price of free, it is worth a stop.

Happy trails to you!

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