Developed in 1933 with an 8x8' cab & a camp, a cabin was built about 1938. This was destroyed by lightning and replaced in 1953 with a 2-story metal cab and a trailer. The present 2-story cab, built in 1981 on the south summit, is staffed every summer.
Bureau of Land Management
10 miles NNE of Emmett
Gem County, Idaho
Elevation 5874'
USGS Benchmark QB1289
USGS Benchmark QB1290

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Squaw Butte in 1953 Squaw Butte L.O.
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and Rex Kamstra