Established in 1916 with a 2-story 13x13' log cabin, the present 20' treated timber R-6 tower, built in 1963, is staffed in the summer. There is also a patrol point 2 miles northwest.
Flathead National Forest
4 miles ESE of Spotted Bear R.S.
Flathead County, Montana
Elevation 7230'
USGS Benchmark ST0571
USGS Benchmark ST0573

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Spotted Bear in 2004 Spotted Bear in 2021 Spotted Bear in 2021
Photos courtesy of Dominic Luebbers and Luke Channer