December 29, 1950: "Delivery is expected soon on high frequency radio equipment to aid the state forestry department in combating forest fires next summer. State Forester Roger L. Guernsey said mobile sets had been ordered for the chief fire warden's office at Coeur d'Alene and district wardens at Sandpoint and Heyburn Lake; two portable sets, one of which will be kept at the district warden's office in Coeur d'Alene, one base station for Coeur d'Alene, and one mobile relay for location on Cedar Mountain, 16 miles northeast of Coeur d'Alene." (The Post-Register)
1959: Destroyed. (Kresek)
National Geodetic Survey
DESIGNATION - CEDAR MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT TOWER PID - SV1568 STATE/COUNTY- ID/KOOTENAI COUNTRY - US USGS QUAD - ATHOL (1961)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1940 (ANS) CEDAR MOUNTAIN FOREST SERVICE LOOKOUT TOWER IS IN THE COEUR D ALENE NATIONAL FOREST, 5 MILES ENE OF CHILCO, 15 MILES NNE OF COEUR D ALENE AND 5 MILES NNE OF THE N OF HAYDEN LAKE. THE TOP OF THE TOWER WAS INTERSECTED.