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Become part of the FSPW team

Posted on Thursday, April 18th, 2019 by »

Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness is seeking an outgoing and driven professional to join our staff as an outreach coordinator in Lincoln County, Mont. This permanent, part-time position will work with FSPW staff, volunteers and [» Read More…]

Why Wilderness

Posted on Monday, April 15th, 2019 by »

Americans came together 49 years ago to celebrate the first Earth Day. We think and act locally to make our corner of the earth a better place to be. But, the Earth Day vision, as [» Read More…]

Incredibly wild winter fun

Posted on Monday, April 8th, 2019 by »

Kelly Miller teaches Clark Fork students about how caribou stay warm in the cold winter. Students from Idaho, Montana, and Washington all got outside this winter thanks to the Winter Tracks program. Students from kindergarten [» Read More…]

For the children, present and future.

Posted on Friday, March 29th, 2019 by »

“When I go into the Scotchmans,” Matt Nykiel says, “I love imagining the generations of people before me who saw and experienced the same incredibly rugged landscape that still exists in the Scotchmans today.” “I [» Read More…]

Volunteer love!

Posted on Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 by »

How do Howard and Connie Shay love the Scotchman Peaks? Let them count the ways: Trail crew workers, mountain goat ambassadors, outreach specialists, Winter Tracks volunteers . . . The Shays show their love year [» Read More…]