The original lookout was a pole or tree established by the Homestake Mining Company, later to be replaced with the current windmill tower with a platform. The land is now owned by the Moskee Land Corporation. Access by permission only.
2012: The lower half of the former 120-foot Stumpy Point, North Carolina Fire Tower erected on the same ranch as the Homestake tower. The upper half of the tower to be erected on the landowners Minnesota property.