The register was still there. It apparently is also a geocache. And Marylou was at the lookout. Very nice lady. She was very patient with all the questions I had. She she has has been working for the forest service, much of it manning that lookout, for 5 days at a time for 30 years.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe