R.I.P. 1936-1980
Built in 1936, this 20' treated timber tower with L-4 cab accidently burned to the ground in 1980 during the lookout's day off. Plans were to replace it with another tower, but the Forest Service took over staffing duty at Cleman Lookout instead.
Wenatchee National Forest
25 miles northwest of Naches
Yakima County, Washington
Elevation 6108'

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Little Bald in 1937 Little Bald L.O.
Photos courtesy the National Archives and Records Administration and the Dave Bula collection