Balancing Rock Lookout - 2016
|Registry Numbers||US 1469, ID 161 (view other lookouts in United States, Idaho)|
|Date Registered||December 7, 2020|
|Nominated by||Brad Eells|
Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests
Clearwater County, Idaho
N 46° 42.704' W 115° 35.231' (view using Google Maps)
N 46° 42' 42" W 115° 35' 14"
N 46.711740° W 115.587190°
|Elevation||4,116 ft (1,255 m)|
|Administered by||US Forest Service - Nez Perce - Clearwater National Forests|
This L-6 design cabin was built in 1933 and is the only known surviving structure of the type in Idaho.
The L-6 was an 8x8 wood frame, observation only cabin frequently used as a secondary, emergency or patrol point site.
A restoration was undertaken during 2013 and 2014.
Pre 2014 Restoration