May 1940: "Position has good seen area in the Agness and Galice districts where man-caused fires are apt to occur. It does not contribute much seen area to the Port Orford district and turned over to Agness. This is a part of the drier section of this district which otherwise enjoys much lower fire danger than the others." (Plans, Guard Placement, Siskiyou National Forest)
1941: The lookout was staffed 94 days. The reporting station was the Powers Ranger Station and communications were by way of West Coast Telephone line.