Quartz Mountain Fire Lookout Exterior

Mount Spokane Quartz Mountain Fire Lookout

N 26107 Mount Spokane Park Drive, Mead, WA 99021

Mount Spokane Quartz Mountain Fire Lookout are located in Mount Spokane State Park

Mount Spokane Fire Lookout is located at rocky summit of Quartz Mountain, providing views of the Spokane Valley, Idaho panhandle and the Selkirk Mountains.

Good for

  • Anniversaries
  • Birthday Parties
  • Family Vacation
  • Reunions
  • Vacation

Rates & fees

View the 2024 Rates (PDF 188 KB) for the Quartz Mountain Fire Lookout.

How to reserve

Make a reservation online or call (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688. 

You can reserve up to nine months in advance of your arrival date.

Washington State Parks discount passes do not apply to overnight roofed accommodations.







Mountain View

Seasonal Wildflowers

Check-in time is 4 p.m. Check-out time is 11 a.m. 

Available only in summer, the lookout is a wooden-frame structure, 14-by-14-feet in size, with wrap-around windows and deck.  The lookout is furnished with two single beds with two additional mattresses, a table with three chairs, a propane camp stove (propane provided), night lights, emergency lantern and dishwashing tubs. Drinking water is provided.

Outside is a picnic table, fire pit with grate and vault toilet.

The lookout can accommodate up to four guests. There is no electricity in the lookout. Two night minimum stay is required.

Bed linens are not provided, please bring your own.  No pets are allowed in the lookout.  Smoking is not allowed inside.

Access to the lookout

This is hike-in or bike-in only. The trail to the lookout is 2.7 miles. Parking is located at the Selkirk Lodge. See a map of the Quartz Mountain Fire Lookout.