Built in 1933 as a 10' (possibly 40') wooden L-4 tower and garage, the cab was lowered to the ground prior to 1969 and continued to be staffed as a ground L-4 cab until it was abandoned in 1972. The site is located on private land with no public access.
Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
12 miles NNE of Enterprise
Wallowa County, Oregon
Elevation 5122'
USGS Benchmark RA1066

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Elk Mtn. in 1971 Elk Mtn. in 1993
Photos courtesy of Bill Sheirbon and the Fire Lookout Museum.