First used in 1930 with a tower and cupola cabin, a 30' wooden live-in tower was constructed in the late 1930's, replaced by the present 40' treated timber tower with live-in cab was built in 1957. It has been severely vandalized. Known lookout personnel: 1954: Florence Beck.
Oregon Dept. of Forestry
12 miles northeast of LaGrande
Union County, Oregon
Elevation 6071'

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Mt. Harris in the 1950s Mt. Harris in 1970 Mt. Harris in 2000 Mt. Harris in 2006
Photos courtesy the Jerry Gildemeister collection and Rex Kamstra.