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Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness is hiring!

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Posted on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 by »

FSPW is looking for an outgoing, self-motivated, computer-savvy person for part time employment as Sanders County Outreach Coordinator. Join the FSPW team to help preserve out precious wild country. Download the complete job description by [» Read More...]

Consumed in the Yaak

Posted on Tuesday, December 5th, 2017 by »

By Riley Egan I am a consumer. I take elk, deer, trout, firewood, mushrooms, grouse, berries, experiences, memories, insight, and perspective. I take all of these things selfishly, albeit reverently, from the Yaak Valley. I [» Read More...]

Into The Wild Scotchmans

Posted on Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 by »

This piece was originally published on  in July of 2005. Imagine you’re a movie camera, focused on the broken edge of a sunlit surface of reddish-gray stone embossed with ripples of a 750-million-year-old [» Read More...]

Wilderness, what is it good for?

Julie Kallemeyn stands atop of Scotchman Peak with her dog Dex.
Posted on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 by »

Friend and volunteer Julie Kallemeyn draws a comparison between the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in her home state of Minnesota and the Scotchman Peaks area in this beautifully written piece in support of wilderness. Wilderness, [» Read More...]