A 20' pole tower with L-4 cab was built as the first lookout in 1934. It was destroyed in 1968, replaced by a cupola trailer. The present 10' concrete base topped by an R-6 flat cab was built in 1976 is staffed during the summer.
Lolo National Forest
6 miles south of Plains
Sanders County, Montana
Elevation 6837'

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Patricks Knob in 1967 Patricks Knob in 1968 Patricks Knob in 1997
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and Rex Kamstra