Author Archive: Phil Hough

About The Author:

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

He has hiked the "triple crown": the Appalachian Trail, Continental Divide Trail and the Pacific Crest trail (twice). He has also paddled the length of the Yukon river. Phil's love of wilderness guides him as he works to save the incrediblly wild Scotchman Peaks, one of the last and largest roadless places in northern Idaho and western Montana.

Encouraging Signs from DC

Posted on Monday, May 25th, 2015 by »

Last week we (Phil Hough, Brad Smith and Kate McAlister) travelled to Washington DC to meet with the Senators and Congressmen from Idaho and Montana.  There is a lot in interest from them all in [» Read More…]



Business of the Month!

Posted on Thursday, May 14th, 2015 by »

We are honored that the Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce named the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness as the Business of the Month at the May 2015 Membership Lunch!            





Welcome Maggie!

Maggie Pittman
Posted on Friday, February 14th, 2014 by »

At FSPW we have a dedicated board of directors, comprised of individuals from diverse backgrounds who are integrated into many other organizations in our communities. Each person has made a long term commitments to our [» Read More…]


Boxing Day Gift Ideas

Posted on Thursday, December 26th, 2013 by »

Seasons Greetings from the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness! Like most non-profits we rely on individuals, like you, for support. We want to thank all of you who have made a year end contribution to [» Read More…]