Developed in 1922 with a log cabin and crow's nest, a 45' L-6 tower was built in 1935. The present 53' treated timber L-4, built in 1951, is staffed every summer.
Clearwater National Forest
12 miles WSW of Powell R.S.
Idaho County, Idaho
Elevation 7184'
USGS Benchmark RY0893

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Bear Mtn. in 1930 Bear Mtn. in 1936 Bear Mtn. in 1951 Bear Mtn. in 1963 Bear Mtn. in 2011 Bear Mtn. in 2011 Bear Mtn. in 2011
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and Luke Channer