Deadman Lookout, CO

US Forest Service

Deadman Lookout

The Canyon Lakes Ranger District's only "Visitor Center in the Sky"! On April 1, 1991, the Deadman Lookout Tower was officially recognized on the National Historic Lookout Register as meeting...[more]



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From Fort Collins: Take U.S. Highway 287 north to Livermore. Turn left (west) onto County Road 74E (Red Feather Lakes Road). Drive 23 miles to Red Feather Lakes, and continue on 74E where the paved road ends and gravel begins; this is Deadman Road, County Road 86 (formerly County Road 162). Drive west for an additional 12 miles until you reach National Forest System Road 170. Go right (north) and drive the remaining two miles to the tower. The roads are suitable for passenger cars.

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