LARCH MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT
R.I.P. 1915-1923; 1940's-1976
Established in 1914 with a platform and cab atop two 90' fir trees, a 90' steel tower and a ground house replaced it in 1923. In the 1940's, a 100' treated timber L-4 tower was built with a tourist observation deck below the cab. The structure was removed in 1976.
Mt. Hood National Forest
21 miles NW of Mt. Hood
Multnomah County, Oregon
Elevation 4058'
USGS Benchmark RD2153
Geocache

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Larch Mtn. in 1915 Larch Mtn. in 1945 Larch Mtn. in 1964
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and the Dave Bula collection.