Established with frame cabin the 1911, replaced by a cupola cabin in the 1920s?, the present 2-story stone and frame cab, constructed in 1941, is listed on the National Historic Lookout Register.
Black Hills National Forest
7 miles south of Lead
Lawrence County, South Dakota
Elevation 6804'
USGS Benchmark PU2338
USGS Benchmark PU2339

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Custer Peak in 1934 Custer Peak L.O. Custer Peak in 2011
Photos courtesy the National Archives and Records Administration, the Fire Lookout Museum, and Ron Kemnow