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Another Fine Fall Day!

Posted on Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 by »

I can’t believe the glorious weather that November brought for us Tuesday – it was another fine fall day!  Blue skies outside all day. And as I looked across the lake at the West Cabinet [» Read More...]


Last Days of Summer

Posted on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 by »

OK, OK, I know it’s long past summer. I just hate to admit it.  But, now that it’s dark at 5pm I guess I have to “fess up”, we are truly on the last days [» Read More...]


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...]


2009 Plein Air Art Open House & Awards

Posted on Friday, October 16th, 2009 by »

Fifteen talented plein air artists began arriving in Hope, ID, on Friday Sept 18th, from Washington, Montana, and Idaho. They met for dinner at Kally Thurman’s (Outskirts Gallery) home on the Sam Owen Peninsula to [» Read More...]


Scotchman Peaks Trail #65

Posted on Monday, October 12th, 2009 by »

A high wind event in early October has left many downed trees and large piles of debris across the Scotchman Peaks Trail #65. The size, location and instability of these obstacles pose a very difficult [» Read More...]