Smith Mountain Fire Tower

Outdoor Recreation Site

Standing majestically atop Smith Mountain is the historic 90-foot fire lookout tower. Erected in 1939 as a cooperative agreement between Alabama Power Company, Tallapoosa County Forest Conservation Association, and the Alabama Forestry Commission, the tower was a sentinel for locating forest fires for 40 years.

Wheelchair Accessible

For more information visit:

Smith Mountain Fire Tower
Smith Mountain Drive
Jacksons' Gap, AL 36861
Hours of Operation
  • 8am -5pm

Smith Mountain Fire Tower

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