The first structure here was a 1930 vintage log cabin with cupola. The present 41' treated timber tower with L-4 cab was built in 1956. The tower is used for emergency detection throughout the summer, and is on the National Historic Lookout Register.
Nez Perce National Forest
18 miles ESE of Elk City
Idaho County, Idaho
Elevation 7227'
USGS Benchmark QZ0653

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Green Mtn. in 1951 Green Mtn. in 1953 Green Mtn. in 1996
Photos courtesy the Nez Perce N.F. and Gary Weber