Developed in 1935 with a 60' wooden observation tower, the present 82' treated timber tower with L-4 cab, built in 1948, was staffed until 2001. The tower was refurbished in 2004 and was staffed once again in 2005.
Umatilla National Forest
20 miles NNE of Elgin
Union County, Oregon
Elevation 5229'
USGS Benchmark RA1224
USGS Benchmark RA1225

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Lookout Mtn. L.O. Lookout Mtn. L.O. Lookout Mtn. L.O. in 2005
Photos courtesy the Umatilla N.F., Tom Boyd and Rex Kamstra.