First developed in 1928 with a log cabin, which is still there, followed by a 30' wooden tower with 7x7' cab built in 1934, the present 41' treated timber tower with R-6 flat cab replaced the previous tower in 1966. The lookout is currently on the Recreation Rental program, and is listed on the National Historic Lookout Register.
Kootenai National Forest
16 miles north of Libby
Lincoln County, Montana
Elevation 5768'

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Big Creek Baldy in 1950 Big Creek Baldy L.O.
Photos courtesy the Montana Memory Project and Gary Weber