1931: This site was established with a lookout station.
August 15, 1936: Panorama photos taken.
August 19, 1938: "Truman Price is now visiting his brother, Jack, who is in the Burnt Peak Lookout." (Mt. Adams Sun)
August 1, 1963: "Louie Larson, fire lookout on Burnt Peak Lookout, reported, during a recent visit to the Bunkhouse, that there have been several forest fires in the general area this summer. In our endeavor to prevent future forest fires, we would like to remind all readers of the Sun who visit the Forest this summer to make sure that their campfires are out before leaving them." (Mt. Adams Sun)