R.I.P. 1945-1962; 1962-1986
A 30' pole L-4 tower was built here in 1945, replaced by 40' wooden DNR live-in tower in 1962. It was destroyed in 1986. Known lookout personnel: 1957-1960: Laura Johnson.
Washington Dept. of Natural Resources
4 miles NW of Newport
Pend Oreille County, Washington
Elevation 3479'

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Saddle Mtn. in 1952 Saddle Mtn. in 1986
Photos courtesy the Washington Digital Archives and the Fire Lookout Museum