Visibility Markers

For viewing from the AO&SS rooftop, the following markers are useful for estimating horizontal visibility:

  • Capitol Building  1.2 mile
  • Comm Tower on hill just beyond Camp Randall  1.7 miles
  • Color Doppler Tower near Beltline  3.8 miles
  • Far northern shore of Lake Mendota 4-5 miles
  • Fitchburg water tower 4.4 miles
  • Far TV tower near Beltline  6.5 miles