DIRTYFACE RIDGE LOOKOUT
R.I.P. 1920-1957; 1957-1975
Established with a camp in 1914, a D-6 cupola cabin and a platform were installed in 1920. An L-4 cab followed in 1933 (although photo evidence suggests this was not built), replaced by an R-6 flat cab in 1957, which was scheduled to be moved by helicopter to nearby Alpine Lookout in 1975. Unable to lift it off the summit, the cab was burned to the ground.
Wenatchee National Forest
2 miles north of Lake Wenatchee
Chelan County, Washington
Elevation 5989'
Geocache

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Dirtyface Ridge in 1920 Dirtyface Ridge in 1943 Dirtyface Ridge in 1957 Dirtyface Ridge in 1973
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and the U.S. Forest Service