SUNSET PEAK LOOKOUT
R.I.P. 1916-1950; 1938-1957; 1957-1975
Developed in 1916 with a cabin, a cupola was added in 1928. Then in 1950, an L-4 cab from nearby Maple Peak, where it had been built in 1938, was moved to the summit. This was quickly replaced by 10' concrete base with R-6 cab in 1957. It was destroyed in 1975.
Coeur d'Alene National Forest
7 miles northeast of Wallace
Shoshone County, Idaho
Elevation 6424'
USGS Benchmark SU1051
Geocache

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Sunset Peak cupola cabin Sunset Peak in 1950 Sunset Peak in 1971
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum