Ascent of Bly Fire Lookout on 2008-10-07

Climber: Frederick Johnson

Others in Party:Dave Jenkins
Date:Tuesday, October 7, 2008
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Bly Fire Lookout
    Elevation:4350 ft / 1325 m

Ascent Trip Report

The first lookout in Bly was established in 1934 by the Klamath Forest Protective Association at their Ranger Station located a short distance to the east of the Forest Service Station. This was an open platform atop the District warehouse. In 1958 a 20-foot wooden tower with a unique 7x7 flat-roof cab, with catwalk, was constructed at the Bly Ranger Station. In 2007 the cab was relocated to the Bly Community Park/rest stop on OR 140, just north of the town center, within 500 feet of where the original lookout tower stood.

Summary Total Data
    Trailhead:Bly Community Park  4350 ft / 1325 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Very good

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