A shake cabin with cupola was built in 1929, replaced by the present R-6 flat cab atop a 7' concrete base in 1963 which is staffed in the summer. The site is located in the Gospel Hump Wilderness.
Nez Perce National Forest
24 miles SSW of Elk City
Idaho County, Idaho
Elevation 8465'

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Oregon Butte in 1963 Oregon Butte in 1999
Photos courtesy the Nez Perce NF and the Fire Lookout Museum