|Forest Fire Lookout Association|
Idaho - Idaho Panhandle National Forest
Priest Lake Ranger District
Posted - 7/7/2013
Indian Mountain Lookout is located in the Idaho Panhandle National Forest on the Priest Lake Ranger District. The tower is located about 14 miles from the Ranger station on passable roads. There is about a 1/2 mile hike into the lookout
on a choice of two trails. Indian Mountain is a live-in 14x14, L-4, 40 foot timber tower built in 1953. Propane, water and support is provided by PLRD.
Mileage will be paid to and from the lookout. Indian Mountain Lookout overlooks scenic Priest Lake and the Selkirk Mountain range.
As a volunteer, you will work 5 days a week watching for and reporting fires, monitoring weather conditions and communications. The schedule is for 8 hours per day. Position is open in July and continues into September depending on the fire season.
For more information contact:
AFMO Glen Palfrey at 208-443-6824