Established as a camp in the early 1920's, a log cabin with cupola was built in 1928. In 1960, an R-6 cab atop a 10' concrete base was constructed, and is staffed every summer. The site is located in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness.
Nez Perce National Forest
24 miles southeast of Elk City
Idaho County, Idaho
Elevation 8405'
USGS Benchmark QZ0655
USGS Benchmark QZ0656

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Sheep Hill in 1922 Sheep Hill in 1928 Sheep Hill in 1928 Sheep Hill in 1961 Sheep Hill in August 2010
Photos courtesy the Nez Perce N.F., the Fire Lookout Museum, and Luke Channer