The 2017 Scotchman Peaks Photo Contest is on Facebook!
FSPW is hiring!
Wilde Soul
A Wild Heart of the World
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Sen. Risch Introduces Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Act December 8

Posted Thursday December 08, 2016 by Phil Hough

Senator Jim Risch today, December 8, introduced the Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Act (S.3531). This legislation would designate the portion of the Scotchman Peaks in Bonner County, Idaho, as a Wilderness...

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The 2017 Scotchman Peaks Photo Contest is on Facebook!

Posted Friday November 03, 2017 by Sandy Compton

We have almost 50 entries this year for our photo contest, including the “slider” on our website, which was taken by Shuwen Wang.  There are many lovely shots, and apparently...

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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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Wilde Soul

Posted Monday October 09, 2017 by Sandy Compton

by Hanna Paloma Hernandez The story of place, the relationship a person cultivates with a particular area over an extended period of time is alchemical; both place and soul are...

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Plein Air Painting with the Robinsons

Posted Friday October 06, 2017 by Britta Mireley

Come enjoy the cool fall weather with FSPW’s Artist-in-Residence, Karen Robinson, and her husband, Ed, on this free outing. This plein air opportunity is open to all levels of expertise...

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Come Wander Wetlands with FSPW!

Posted Tuesday October 03, 2017 by Britta Mireley

Fall is the perfect weather for exploring the area’s wetlands. No bugs buzzing around, cool fall temperatures. Share a day of discovering the amazing diversity of wetlands, lake habitats, and...

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Our lands are still ours to enjoy in a wilderness

Posted Thursday September 28, 2017 by Britta Mireley

Bonner County Daily Bee Sept. 17, 2017 Dear Editor, I’m from Clark Fork. I’ve spent significant time in the proposed wilderness:  I’ve climbed Middle Mountain and Sawtooth, camped near Horseshoe...

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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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