Original Structure in 1924 - Constructed circa 1922
|Registry Numbers||US 2070, ID 28 (view other lookout sites in United States, Idaho)|
|Date Registered||August 12, 2021|
|Nominated by||Brad Eells|
Caribou-Targee National Forest
Fremont County, Idaho
N 44° 16.121' W 111° 33.342' (view using Google Maps)
N 44° 16' 07" W 111° 33' 20"
N 44.268676° W 111.555693°
|Elevation||7,248 ft (2,209 m)|
|Administered by||US Forest Service - Caribou-Targee National Forest|
High Point Lookout is located on the western most rim of the Island Park caldera in Eastern Idaho. The original structure, a 20 foot tower with a small observation cabin and a residence ground cabin were built in 1922.
The lookout was replaced by a frame cabin in 1934.
The structure was destroyed in 1966. Wood footings and concrete debris remain at the site.
Footing remains - 2021
Tower Footing Remains