A relative late-comer to the lookout age, this 42' all-steel live-in tower built in 1958 was purchased by a private party for removal in 1996. As of last report, the tower is still on the summit.
Okanogan National Forest
9 miles SW of Republic
Okanogan County, Washington
Elevation 5088'

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Cornell Butte in 1999
Photo courtesy of Rex Kamstra