Mount Spokane State Park

Quartz Mountain Fire Lookout


For a unique and memorable vacation, spend the night in the fire lookout that sits atop the rocky summit of Quartz Mountain in Mount Spokane State Park. Perched at an elevation of 5,129 feet, the lookout provides stunning views of the Spokane valley, the north Idaho panhandle and the Selkirk Mountains. In the summer, the landscape is wildflowers and huckleberries.

Quartz Mountain Fire Lookout
The lookout is 14-by-14-feet in size. It is a wood-frame structure with wrap-around windows and deck. Visitors may take along their own food, and a propane stove is available for cooking. There is no electricity in the lookout.

Capacity


The lookout can accommodate up to four people. Pets are not allowed.

Lookout Amenities


  • Cabinet with counter
  • Campfire ring and firewood
  • Cutting board, two dishwashing tubs
  • CXT concrete vault toilet
  • Emergency lantern (seven watt D cells)
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Five gallon jugs of drinking water
  • Guestbook
  • Night light for steps
  • Propane
  • Propane camp stove
  • Table, four chairs, outside picnic table
  • Two additional mattresses
  • Two single beds with mattresses
  • Water pump

Rates


 
  • Peak Season (all nights) - $93 plus tax per night
  • Shoulder Season Weeknights - $59 plus tax per night
  • Shoulder Season Weekends & Holidays - $69 plus tax per night

To make a reservation at this park, visit the reservation website.

Rental Notice


  • Bed linens are not provided in cabins, platform tents, teepees or yurts. Campers must bring their own linens and blankets.
  • Cooking is not allowed in platform tents, teepees or yurts. Cooking is allowed only in cabins with kitchenettes.
  • Pets are only permitted in designated cabins / yurts.
  • Smoking is not allowed in cabins, platform tents, teepees or yurts.
  • Washington State Parks pass discounts do not apply to cabins, platform tents, teepees, vacation houses, yurts or other roofed overnight accommodations.

Reservations & Cancellations


  
Unless otherwise noted above, reservations may be made online or by calling (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688. Reservations may be made nine months in advance of the arrival date. The rental fee and a $6.50 to $8.50 non-refundable reservation fee must be paid in full at the time a reservation is made. This holds the rental facility until 1 p.m. on the day after the first reserved night.

Cancellations may be made online or by calling (888) CAMPOUT or (888) 226-7688.