Developed in 1917 with a pole platform and tent living quarters, a D-6 cupola cabin atop a 10' steel tower was built in 1920. The present 30' treated timber tower topped by an L-4 cab arrived in 1948 and is staffed every summer. It is listed on the National Historic Lookout Register.
Rogue River National Forest
22 miles SSW of Crater Lake
Jackson County, Oregon
Elevation 6208'

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Rustler Peak in 1942 Rustler Peak in 1948 Rustler Peak L.O.
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum, the Dave Bula collection, and Howard Verschoor