July 24, 1933: A set of three panorama photos were taken.
June 14, 1954: "Mary O'Bannon Williams, Rockaway Beach, will serve as 'primary lookout' at McCloud in the Mount Shasta National Forest. She will be stationed at Little Mount Hoffman lookout station where she will have two forests and three ranger districts for weather and fire reports." (San Mateo Times)
July 2008: On July 12 a group of 500 Boys Scouts from the Order of the Arrow began a five day service project on the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. Included in this project was the refurbishing of the Little Mt. Hoffman Lookout.