Located in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness, the first structure was a log cabin built in 1930 and is still there. Then an L-4 cab was constructed in 1934, abandoned in the 1950's.
Salmon National Forest
35 miles east of Yellow Pine
Valley County, Idaho
Elevation 7861'
USGS Benchmark QZ0606

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Short Creek in 1940 Short Creek in 2011 Short Creek in 2011
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and Luke Channer