Author Archive: Brad

Blue Creek

Posted on Wednesday, April 21st, 2010 by »

We will walk into the East Fork of Blue Creek and climb to 24-hour pass, a notch between Sawtooth and Mike’s Peak. Depending on snowpack and creek levels, we will either continue into Ross Creek [» Read More...]

2009 Annual Report now online

Posted on Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 by »

Our 2009 Annual report is finished and available for your reading pleasure. We’re very proud of all of our accomplishments from the past year, and our annual report is already drawing rave reviews! Download the [» Read More...]

New Venue for Plein Air Art

Posted on Saturday, December 26th, 2009 by »

Have you been enjoying the amazing Plein Air Art inspired by the Scotchman Peaks Wilderness area, but wanted to see some of it in the flesh (or, more accurately, canvas)? You’re in luck! The Scotchman [» Read More...]

Winter Hike Series Kickoff Event

Posted on Saturday, December 26th, 2009 by »

Don’t miss this fun opportunity to meet & mingle with the hike leaders and enjoy $5 pizzas and $5 martinis at the Ivano’s Wine Bar (at the corner of First and Pine in Sandpoint) on [» Read More...]

Scotchman’s Essay Contest 2009

Posted on Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 by »

The question “Does Wilderness Have Value?” was explored by students from four Sanders County schools, who submitted essays for a contest sponsored by the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness. Project coordinator Ernie Scherzer had high [» Read More...]

The Future Looks Bright

Posted on Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 by »

Our Support Continues:  Heartfelt thanks to every one of us who sent a donation towards the matching grant!  We reached the $4,000 goal and have received the match from the Cinnabar Foundation, giving us $8,000 [» Read More...]

Scotchman Peaks Trail #65 Re-opened

Posted on Thursday, December 10th, 2009 by »

Yay! The Sandpoint Ranger District has indicated that the Scotchman Peaks trail #65 is now open for hiking/snowshoeing.