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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…]

The Friends at the Business Fair

Posted on Sunday, October 4th, 2009 by »

Stop by our booth at the annual Business Fair on Thursday October 8th, from 3pm to 7pm, at the Bonner County Fairgrounds. Register for exciting doorprizes! Sponsored by the Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce. Admission [» Read More…]

Support from Plains-Paradise Chamber of Commerce

Posted on Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 by »

The Plains-Paradise Chamber of Commerce strongly supports the approval of the proposed Scotchman Peaks Wilderness Area. View the endorsement – (100kb JPG which will open in a new window)