Tahquitz Peak Fire Lookout, CA

US Forest Service

Tahquitz Peak Fire Lookout

Tahquitz was a working fire lookout until the end of the 1993 fire season and reopened October 1998 staffed by volunteers. The 4.5-mile hike to the lookout through the San Jacinto Wilderness offers some...[more]



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The trail to Tahquitz Peak Lookout is a 4.5-mile hike via either Devil's Slide or South Ridge trails. Both require Wilderness permits. Devil's Slide requires an Adventure Pass. Adventure Passes are $5/day or $30/year. Interagency Passes also accepted. For more information, please visit our recreation pass page.

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