December 1930: "A mention that the lookout was of log construction, 14x14 with a 6x6 dog house on top." (Six Twenty-Six)
July 11, 1931: “Three new lookouts were sent out last week to the mountains. Mr. and Mrs. Douglas McRae of Hollywood, Cal., came in and went to Birch Mountain. They will stay there as long as there is fire danger in the mountains.” (The Wenatchee Daily World)
DESIGNATION - BURCH MTN LOOKOUT HOUSE PID - TQ0440 STATE/COUNTY- WA/OKANOGAN COUNTRY - US USGS QUAD - BILLY GOAT MTN (1969)
DESCRIBED BY COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY 1950 (WRH) THE STATION IS A STANDARD 14 X 14 FOOT FOREST SERVICE LOOKOUT HOUSE, LOCATED IN THE CHELAN NATIONAL FOREST. ABOUT AIRLINE 23 MILES NORTH-NORTHWEST OF WINTHROP, 15 MILES NORTH-NORTHEAST OF MAZAMA, AND 14 MILES SOUTH OF THE CANADIAN BORDER.