Spruce Mountain Fire Lookout

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Laramie Ranger District rental

Recently a working fire lookout tower. Viewpoints include the Medicine Bow Peak, Rob Roy Reservoir, Jelm Mountain, and the southern end of the Snowy Range.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Go to www.recreation.gov to check availability and to reserve the site
Operational Hours: Overnight Rental - call Recreation.gov at: 1-877-441-6777
Fees $40/Night for the lookout
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Albany, WY; Laramie, WY
Water: No
Restroom: Pit Toilet,
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Take Hwy 130 west of Laramie to Hwy 11 and Albany, WY. The tower is located seven miles west of Albany, Wyoming on Forest Road #500, a well-graveled road accessible by two-wheel-drive vehicles. Hiking and scenic driving opportunities abound nearby.

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