Tripod Peak Lookout - 2015
|Registry Numbers||US 1457, ID 150 (view other lookouts in United States, Idaho)|
|Date Registered||October 3, 2020|
|Nominated by||Brad Eells|
Boise National Forest
Valley County, Idaho
N 44° 23.047' W 116° 07.699' (view using Google Maps)
N 44° 23' 03" W 116° 07' 42"
N 44.384113° W 116.128319°
|Elevation||8,082 ft (2,463 m)|
|Administered by||Southern Idaho Timber Protective Association|
|Cooperators||Boise National Forest, Idaho Department of Lands|
Tripod Peak first hosted a lookout in 1921. A California Region 5 Plan 4A cabin was constructed on a 6 foot open timber tower. This structure was replace by an R1/L-4 cabin cabin on a short open, timber tower. A concrete base was added in 1950.
The current Region 6 Plan Flat Cab was constructed in 1977.
The lookout is staffed during the fire season by the Southern Idaho Timber Protection Association.
Region 5 Plan 4A Cabin