Preceded by a camp lookout in 1917 and a log cabin with cupola in 1933, a 2-story flat cab, built in 1962, is staffed every summer.
Boise National Forest
6 miles north of Warm Lake
Valley County, Idaho
Elevation 8652'
USGS Benchmark QA0838
USGS Benchmark QA0855

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Thunderbolt Mtn. in 1938 Thunderbolt Mtn. in 1963 Thunderbolt Mtn. L.O. Thunderbolt Mtn. in 2020 Thunderbolt Mtn. in 2020
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum, the Dave Bula collection, and Luke Channer