Scotchman Peak overlooks Lake Pend Oreille in North Idaho. It’s part of a proposed 13,900-acre wilderness area.
Scotchman Peak overlooks Lake Pend Oreille in North Idaho. It’s part of a proposed 13,900-acre wilderness area. Provided by Phil Hough Friends of Scotchman Peak
Scotchman Peak overlooks Lake Pend Oreille in North Idaho. It’s part of a proposed 13,900-acre wilderness area. Provided by Phil Hough Friends of Scotchman Peak
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Risch introduces community-backed wilderness bill for Scotchman Peaks in North Idaho

December 08, 2016 04:35 PM

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."