R.I.P. 1945-1958
This 8' log crib with 12x12' frame live-in cab, built in 1945, was replaced in 1958 with a 40' wooden DNR live-in tower. It was abandoned in the late 1960's, and is unclear when it was removed.
Wenatchee National Forest
11 miles SSW of Wenatchee
Chelan/Kittitas County, Washington
Elevation 6623'
USGS Benchmark SX0318

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Naneum Ridge in 1945 Naneum Ridge in 1953
Photos courtesy the Fire Lookout Museum and the Washington Digital Archives