This 60' treated timber tower with 7x7' cab and accompanying ground cabin living quarters, built in 1936, were used for emergency detection in the 1970's. The tower cab blew over in 2008. The ground cabin was burned in October 2009.
Umatilla National Forest
14 miles west of Elgin
Umatilla County, Oregon
Elevation 5218'
USGS Benchmark RB1304
USGS Benchmark RB1305

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Goodman Ridge in 1977 Goodman Ridge in 2000 Goodman Ridge in 2020
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and Rex Kamstra.