1934: A 72-foot Aermotor MC-40 steel tower with a 7x7 cab was erected.
1994: The tower was removed.
2000: The log constructed living quarters was burned in a wildfire.
2007: The top section of the tower was restored and erected by a private party near McCall.
National Geodetic Survey
DESIGNATION - COLD MTN LOT PID - QZ0611 STATE/COUNTY- ID/IDAHO COUNTRY - US USGS QUAD - VINEGAR HILL (1962)
DESCRIBED BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1974 LOCATED ABOUT 8.3 MI. SW. OF COTTONWOOD BUTTE, ABOUT 6.3 MI. NW. OF PAPOOSE CREEK, ABOUT 2.8 MI. S. OF COLD MEADOWS, ON HIGHEST POINT OF TIMBERED RIDGE SEPARATING CAVE CREEK AND EAST FORK OF CROOKED CREEK KNOWN LOCALLY AS COLD MOUNTAIN.
STATION MARK--USFS TABLET STAMPED---COLD MTN 1922---, SET IN CEMENT CENTERED UNDER LOT.