HELLS HALF ACRE LOOKOUT
Developed with a 40' tree platform in 1930, a 40' pole L-4 tower was built in the 1930s. The present 10' concrete base with R-6 cab, built in 1960, is staffed every summer.
Bitterroot National Forest
6 miles southeast of Magruder R.S.
Idaho County, Idaho
Elevation 8116'
USGS Benchmark QZ0634

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Hells Half Acre in 1930 Hells Half Acre in 1955 Hells Half Acre in 1979 Hells Half Acre in 2003 Hells Half Acre in 2003
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum, Robert Evans, and Jim Chapman