Hikes & Events Schedule

Check out upcoming hikes, field trips, social events, volunteer opportunities and more.

Find your wild place in the Scotchman Peaks.

Feb
Saturday
01
2020

event: SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Contact:Sandpoint Office
Method:info@scotchmanpeaks.org    208-265-4236

What better way to celebrate 15 years of Friends than with a SYRCL Wild & Scenic On Tour Program? Join FSPW at the Heartwood Center in Sandpoint on Feb. 1, 2020 to do just that with 10 inspiring films. Doors open at 6:30pm with the show kicking off at 7:00pm. The films include: an 11-year old boy determined to save …


Feb
Saturday
08
2020

hike: Snowshoe Hike to Ross Creek Cedars

Contact:Randi Lui & Deb Hunsicker
Method:info@scotchmanpeaks.org, randi1982@msn.com, walkingcarrott@hotmail.com   

Annual Snowshoe Hike to Ross Creek Cedars. It’s on a road but unplowed and a general uphill climb to the Cedars. Then a quick hike into the Cedars for lunch and then snowshoeing back down the road. Pack lots of water and food for a full day of winter adventure!


Feb
Sunday
23
2020

hike: Snowshoe Hike Through the Ross Creek Cedars

Contact:Jamilee Scheiwe
Method:info@scotchmanpeaks.org, scheiwej@gmail.com   

Hike through the snow along the unplowed county road while enjoying spectacular scenery and views. We will enjoy lunch under the ancient cedars and walk around the lower nature loop before returning the way we came down the county road. This hike has a steady climb but not too steep.


Mar
Friday
06
2020

hike: Ross Creek Cedars Snowshoe/Hike

Contact:Mary Freniere & Annie Gassmann
Method:frenieremary@gmail.com   

End of winter outing for those suffering from cabin fever!


Mar
Sat - Sun
14 - 15
2020

event: Wilderness & Remote First Aid and CPR/AED Certification Course

Contact:Britta Mireley, Carol Jenkins
Method:britta@scotchmanpeaks.org, irvorcarol2011@gmail.com   

Do you know what to do if you’re out in the Scotchmans (or anywhere an hour or more from help) and part of your group gets sick or injured? Let FSPW help! FSPW is offering a 2-day Red Cross Wilderness & Remote First Aid Certification course in Sandpoint. The course is $60, just enough to cover the cost of materials …


Mar
Saturday
28
2020

hike: 14th Annual Goat Mountain Hop

Contact:Jim Mellen
Method:jimnsandi@gmail.com   

This hike is for a unique set of individuals. You must be extremely fit and extremely crazy. But it is a rewarding adventure with stunning views (weather permitting). The hike is only a 7 mile round trip but has a total of 4,500 vertical feet – whew!