Keller Peak Fire Lookout

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The Keller Peak Fire Lookout stands tall on Keller Peak in the San Bernardino National Forest.

Keller Peak Fire Lookout is open to the public 9am - 5pm daily from Memorial Day to mid-November. This lookout is located east of Running Springs on Forest Road 1N96. This 5-mile road is paved all the way to the fire lookout.

Once you have reached the top of the tower, there are excellent views of the San Bernardino Mountains including three lakes: Arrowhead, Gregory, and Siverwood. On a clear afternoon day views of the Pacific Ocean and Santa Catalina Island are possible.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Parking
Open Season: May 25 - October
Restroom: Primitive

General Information


On SR-18 travel east of the Running Springs Village and immediately after Deerlick Fire Station turn right on Keller Peak Road (1N96). This 5 mile paved road is paved all the way to the lookout. At a fork in the road, turn right and drive to the lookout.

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