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Posted on Thursday, February 26th, 2015 by »

Ladies and Gentlemen, it’s time to Get Your Goat.  Goat Hop Ale, especially brewed for the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness by our good friends at MickDuff’s Brewing Co., is a limited edition:  One handcrafted [» Read More...]

Experience Winter Tracks!

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Posted on Monday, February 16th, 2015 by »

This event is sure to be a memorable experience for the whole family!  Learn all about the signs our mysterious forest wildlife leave behind, and test your skills on the trail with Naturalist and Educator [» Read More...]

Pioneer School: A Day in the Woods

Students overlook the morning at Round Lake.
Posted on Thursday, January 29th, 2015 by »

At 9 AM Wendesday morning, a thin sheet of ice built itself upon well-worn trails in the upland transitions at Round Lake State Park.  It preyed upon moist congregates of air rising onto the lake, [» Read More...]

Winter Tracks with Sandpoint High School and FSPW

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Posted on Friday, January 16th, 2015 by »

Sandpoint High Schools’ Forestry/Wildlife and Ecology course students embarked on a unique assignment Thursday thanks to their terrific instructor, John Hastings, and the great volunteers at FSPW who worked to create an outstanding program to [» Read More...]

Why I Like Wilderness

Leigh Lake from Snowshoe Peak
Posted on Thursday, December 18th, 2014 by »

By Pete Mickelson I grew up in two places: first on a farm on the edge of the Allegheny National Forest in northwest Penn’s Woods and then on the edge of the Cabinets in Libby. [» Read More...]