Summersville Towersite

Driving Directions

From Midvale at the junction of Highway 17/Route W, take Route W south 1 mile, then Wallen Road west 1.50 miles, and Tower Road south 1.75 miles.


This fire tower is located in the midst of Gist Ranch Conservation Area.

About This Area

Summersville Tower site is located within the confines of Gist Ranch CA.

General Information




Owned by MDC

  • Summersville Towersite is now completely surrounded by Gist Ranch CA. Area information included with Gist Ranch CA.

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
No Identified Activities

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Fire Tower Summersville Tower Site  Fire Tower has a gravel parking lot. 
Parking Lot   Located at Fire Tower site. 

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
No Identified Features

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Forest and Woodland 26.00  
Total Area Acres:26.30 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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