A camp was established here in 1920, with the first structure being a log cabin with cupola in 1928. The present L-4 cab, built in 1949, may be staffed during the summer.
Bitterroot National Forest
48 miles northwest of Salmon
Idaho County, Idaho
Elevation 8943'
USGS Benchmark QZ0196
USGS Benchmark QZ0197
USGS Benchmark QZ0198
USGS Benchmark QZ0199
USGS Benchmark QZ0200
USGS Benchmark QZ0636

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Salmon Mtn. in 1922 Salmon Mtn. in 1928 Salmon Mtn. L.O. Salmon Mtn. in 1997
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and Gaylene Carpenter