Cuyama Peak, Lookout Tower, Santa Barbara County, California

Located in Los Padres National Forest, Elevation = 5878 ft.

This Lookout has been abandoned for some years. This photo was taken by Fred Johnson on May 15, 1986. The structure is a 14 ft. by 14 ft. modified L-4 cab atop a 20 ft. H-braced steel tower built in 1934. The cab finally collapsed in early 2012. This lookout is on the National Historic Lookout Register #286.