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FSPW is hiring!

Posted Thursday October 26, 2017 by Britta Mireley

Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness seeks a Winter Program Coordinator to begin work in early December. This 10-15-hour per week position will be temporary. We anticipate the end of the...

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A Wild Heart of the World

Posted Tuesday August 29, 2017 by Sandy Compton

I am sitting amidst the high sources of one of the wildest, most beautiful streams I’ve ever seen; in one of the wild hearts of the world. The earth has...

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Goat Days of Summer

Posted Friday August 11, 2017 by Mary Franzel

Hiking to over 7,000’ in elevation is a great way to beat the heat – usually it’s almost 20 degrees cooler up there! The goats are enjoying the shade, so...

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Thompson Falls Senior Margaret Riddel won the 2017 FSpw contest for her school

Posted Monday July 10, 2017 by Sandy Compton

Margaret won $300 for her essay on “A Most Memorable Wilderness Experience” “A summer on ice.” by Margaret Riddell, Thompson Falls High School, Class of 21017 The summer in between...

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Thomas Luckey wrote the best essay from Priest River Lamanna High School for the 2017 FSPW essay contest

Posted Friday July 07, 2017 by Sandy Compton

Thomas recieved $300 for his essay on “A Most Memorable Wilderness Experience.” Packing it up, packing it out. By Thomas Luckey, Priest River Lamanna High School Class of 2107...

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Molly Walters’ essay was the best for Troy High School in 2017

Posted Wednesday July 05, 2017 by Sandy Compton

Molly received $300 for her essay on “A Most Memorable Wilderness Experience.” “Falling for Falls Creek” By Molly Walters, Troy High School Class of 2017 Friends are a wonderful thing....

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Braydan Thom was the winner of the FSPW essay competition at Libby High School

Posted Thursday June 22, 2017 by admin

Braydan recieved $300 for his essay on “A Most Memorable Wilderness Experience.” Slugging It Out With the Wind By Braydan Thom, Libby High School Class of 2017 This is the...

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Season of the Goat: Round 2 Episode 1

Posted Tuesday June 20, 2017 by Mary Franzel

This is the second year of a collaboration between FSPW and the Idaho Panhandle National Forests on a mountain goat education program for Scotchman Peak Trail #65 in the proposed...

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