Author Archive: Phil Hough

About The Author:

Phil Hough is the Executive Director of the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness.

An avid long distance hiker, Phil's experience on the Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail and Continental Divide Trails brought a passion for wild places and motivated him to work towards protecting the one of the last and largest wild places in northern Idaho and Western Montana, the Scotchman Peaks.

Hot off the Press!!

Posted on Monday, November 2nd, 2009 by »

Have you seen our November newsletter?!?  We have been publishing Peak  Experience for over 4 years now and, as hard as it may seem, every month seems to set a new high bar! This month [» Read More...]


Adopt a Highway and Wilderness – Huh?

Posted on Sunday, November 1st, 2009 by »

Last weekend Jacob Styer, Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Board Treasurer, rounded up several friends to pick up trash along highway 200. It was Sunday, so instead of counting beans he counted candy wrappers. Walking [» Read More...]


Start Spreading The News

Posted on Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 by »

I am excited to share with you our newly redesigned Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness website AND our new presence on Facebook, You tube and Twitter! We have reformatted these pages with all the information [» Read More...]