FIRE LOOKOUTS By Rick Baugher

For more on fire lookouts see the following article: Boise National Forest Fire Lookouts  By the 1930’s the Forest Service had a goal to “put a firewatch on every mountaintop”. Idaho ended up with 989 fire lookout structures- more than any other state in the Pacific Northwest. Of southern Idaho’s 128 lookouts, 36 were above 9000′. Red Wings at el … Continue reading