August 21, 1937: "The Payette opened bids for packing lookout to Mahoney Point, and Bob Johnson's airplane firm underbid packers owning pack strings." (Daily News – Intermountain Region)
1937: An L-4 lookout house erected. The site is in the Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness.
Payette National Forest - 18N-3E-9
1942: wood tower
Payette National Forest - 21N-10E-7
Boise National Forest - 18N-9E-29
July 20, 2012 - Ron Kemnow photo
1933: A L-4 standard lookout cabin was constructed.
1972: This was the last fire season that the lookout was regularly staffed.
Payette National Forest - 18N-6E-30
Payette National Forest - 19N-9E-17
1935: ten-foot pole tower with L-4 cab.
Boise National Forest - 13N-6E-14
Boise National Forest - 14N-9E-10
SITPA - 17N-2E-34
NORTH LOON MOUNTAIN
Payette National Forest - 21N-5E-32
1924: patrol point
Payette > Boise National Forest - 18N-12E-25
Payette National Forest - 20N-8E-31
Payette National Forest - 21N-8E-07
Boise National Forest - 35N-10E-3
National Forest - 13N-3E-6
Boise National Forest - 11N-5E-12
Payette National Forest - 18N-10E-28
RICE PEAK(BLUE POINT)
Payette National Forest - 14N-7E-32
RUSH CREEK POINT
Payette National Forest - 20N-12E-01
Payette National Forest - 20N-7E-10
1930's: two platform towers west of Savage Point.
SHELL ROCK(BLACK POLE)
Payette National Forest - 17N-7E-14
1936: L-4 cab
Payette National Forest - 19N-12E-25
Salmon National Forest - 19N-14E-5
SILVER CREEK POINT
Boise National Forest - 12N-6E-7
Payette National Forest - 11N-4E-2
SLOANS CREEK POINT
Payette National Forest - 16N-4E-11
July 16, 2012 - Ron Kemnow photo - the top of the tower & cab are on display at the museum in McCall
1934: A 72 foot Aermotor MC-40 steel tower with a 7x7 cab erected.
2000: The abandoned tower was discovered to be on Boise-Cascade land and the company wanted the tower removed. The Forest Service donated the tower to the Central Idaho Historical Museum in McCall. The tower dismantled and trucked to the museum for restoration and re-erection.
SPLIT CREEK POINT
Payette National Forest - 20N-6E-6
Payette National Forest - 20N-6E-11
Payette National Forest - 18N-6E-09
Boise National Forest - 16N-7E-8
Boise National Forest/SITPA - 12N-3E-8
TWO POINT PEAK
Salmon National Forest - 19N-13E-17
Boise National Forest - 15N-9E-10
1930's: An alidade mounted on a large rock with a tent for living quarters.