New Hampshire Fire Towers
Sugarloaf Mountain Tower

Sugarloaf Mountain Tower
(Photo courtesy Iris Baird)


Town: Stratford
County: Coos
Mountain or Hill: Sugarloaf Mountain
Height above sea level: 3710 FT
Tower Structure Height: Cabin Only
Latitude: 44-44-63
Longitude: 71-28-09
First date of operation: 1919
Operating Agency: NH Forestry Service
Type: Cabin Only

Other Photos

Sugarloaf Mountain Tower in 1953
(Photo courtesy Jack Kelley)

Sugarloaf Mountain Camp in 1953
(Photo courtesy Jack Kelley)


  • 1910 - 1976. rem. 1982.
  • Established in 1911 by the NH Timberland Owners on Groveton Paper Co. land. There was no tower, since the summit is bare rock. A cabin on the peak was built in 1919 or 1920, and replaced in 1942 and again in the mid 1960s. It was closed in 1980 and burned in 1982.


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