Community Lookout Volunteers

Apply Now for the 2021 Fire Season

Oregon Peak Fire Lookout Tower

Serving Yuba County for over twenty five years staffed by community volunteers.

Oregon Peak lookout tower is located in Northern Yuba County near Bullards Bar Reservoir.

The facility is equipped with a 65- foot steel frame Aermotor tower built in 1935.

Community volunteer teams staff the tower during peak fire season, typically June through November.

Finding accurate compass bearings, detailed map reading, identification and reporting of smoke, fire or adverse weather conditions are just a few of the tasks our volunteers are trained to perform.

Annual Classes and On The Job Training

If you are not afraid of heights, live in the Yuba foothills and are able to give four (4) hours a week towards participating in a valuable fire safety tool

we would like to hear from you

Send your Contact Information (name and phone)

Along with a brief description of your interest in being a volunteer fire lookout to:
Curtis Canfield
Subject: Oregon Peak 2021


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Aerial Views of Oregon Peak Lookout Tower – Yuba County, California

Video By: Kevin McElligott