1931: Two and a half miles of telephone line was constructed from Frog Lake Campground to the summit. The Forest Guard made his camp at the campground and climbed the trail to the summit in the morning to spend the day observing. At the end of the day he returned to the campground where his duties included maintenance work.
September 30, 1933: Panorama photos taken by Robert Cooper.
National Geodetic Survey
DESIGNATION - FROG LAKE BUTTE LOT PID - RC2701 STATE/COUNTY- OR/WASCO COUNTRY - US USGS QUAD - WAPINITIA PASS (1996)
DESCRIBED BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1955 LOCATED ABOUT 7 MI SE. OF GOVERNMENT CAMP, 1.5 MI E. OF U.S. HWY. 26. ON TIMBERED TOP AT BASE OF USFS LOT.
TO REACH FROM GOVERNMENT CAMP, DRIVE 7.5 MI SE. ALONG U.S. HWY. 26 TO DIRT RD. AT TOP OF HILL AND SIGN FROG LAKE BUTTE LO 3. TURN LEFT 0.2 MI TO X-RDS., CONTINUE STRAIGHT 2.8 MI TO LO AND STATION.