Idaho/Wyoming/Montana 2017

Idaho/Wyoming/Montana

June 1, 2017
Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

Circuit Coordinator: Arlene Teague. Phone is 828-443-0279, email: arlene.teague@gmail.com

GPS Coordinates

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Twin Falls, ID

June 1, 2017 to June 9, 2017
Hosts

Carolyn Baird (208)733-2058

Activity Ideas

Shoshone Falls, Base Jumping near Visitors Center, 1975 jump site of Evil Kenival. Chobani and Cliff bar bakery tours. Possible wine tasting on first Friday.

Parking Location

Next door to Costco

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N42.594246, W114.465408 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Grandview/Bruneau, ID

June 9, 2017 to June 12, 2017
Hosts

Joanne Jones jonesgypsyjo@gmail.com (248)765 1411

Parking Location

CJ Strike Dam

Directions and Other Information

Go thru Mountain Home, under railroad underpass, thru Grandview. At Hwy-78, turn left out of town, past high school (on left)-turn left. Go to 2nd canal road and turn right onto canal road. Parking aria among the trees. Free. Dump and water. Also, a large overflow lot below dam available.

GPS Coordinates

N42.9460, W115.9815 - Click on link to see Google Map

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New Meadows, ID

June 12, 2017 to June 19, 2017
Hosts

Nancy Holmes 208-630-4908

Activity Ideas

Hiking, kayaking rivers and lakes, biking, shopping and restaurants in McCall, scenic drives, hot springs.

Parking Location

Zims Hot Springs 2995 Zims Road New Meadows, ID

Directions and Other Information

From New Meadows, drive north on Hwy 95 for 4 miles. Then go west (left) on Circle C Lane (aka Zims Road) to the hot springs. 12 E/W sites for $22+tax. Dry camping for $12 +tax. Dump available.

GPS Coordinates

N45.038818, W116.29153 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Riggins, ID

June 19, 2017 to June 25, 2017
Hosts

Cohost: John Stockamp 206-321-9511

Activity Ideas

Hell’s Canyon jet boat ride, raft or jet boat on the Salmon River, scenic drives, hiking.

Parking Location

Short’s Bar BLM area (208-962-3245 Cottonwood Field Office)

Directions and Other Information

From Hwy 95 at the south end of Riggins, turn east on Salmon River Road. Go approx. 1 mile to Shorts Bar on the left.

GPS Coordinates

N45.413069, W116.302488 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Lewiston, ID

June 25, 2017 to June 29, 2017
Hosts

Dave Bloom 805-708-4870

Activity Ideas

Hell’s Gate Canyon south of town, Salmon River, Nez Perce museum, wineries, jet boat up the canyon, Wal Mart.

Parking Location

Nez Perce County Fairgrounds. $13.78 dry, $20.24 h/u. If small group, Nisqually John Landing (on Corps of Eng) is possible, located 16 miles north-free.

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N46.3772, W116.9655 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Mullan, ID

July 6, 2017 to July 11, 2017
Hosts

Claudia Ward 530-906-1234

Activity Ideas

Hiawatha bike trail from Silver Valley, Crystal Gold Mine near Kellog.

Parking Location

Lookout Pass Ski & Recreation Area.

Directions and Other Information

Exit 0 off I-90.

GPS Coordinates

N47.453260, W115.695519 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Kalispell, MT

July 11, 2017 to July 21, 2017
Hosts

Luanne Frost 928-205-0006

Activity Ideas

Visit Glacier Nat. Park.

Parking Location

Flathead County Fairgrounds 406-758-5810

Directions and Other Information

Dry $15, Elec. $20.

GPS Coordinates

N48.204219, W114.329769 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Lolo, MT

July 21, 2017 to July 27, 2017
Hosts

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 Cohost: Mary Jane Finlay 254-744-5538

Activity Ideas

Lolo Hot Springs, Travelers Rest Visitors Center, kayak Bitterroot River, Missoula farmers market, Carousel for Missoula.

Parking Location

Jack Saloon, 7200 Graves Creek Rd., Lolo, MT

Directions and Other Information

This is a 10 acre enclosed area. Individuals must register and pay their own parking. $15 per night-may possibly be negotiated lower due to number in group-have hose check. (normally $20) Facility includes Lolo Steakhouse with live band and dancing on Saturday night.

GPS Coordinates

N46.802775, W114.405489 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Townsend, MT

July 27, 2017 to August 2, 2017
Hosts

Christie Young 817-975-7820

Activity Ideas

Canyon Ferry Dam, fising, Charlie Russell gallery, Historical Society, Montana State Capitol. Possibly Red Ants Pants Festival July 27-30 ($135 for weekend plus $35 for Thurs-Mon. camping-dry)

Parking Location

Canyon Ferry Lake, Silos CG., 7700 Canyon Ferry Rd, Helena, MT 406-475-3310

Directions and Other Information

Campground is 7 miles north of Townsend on US-287. Turn right on Silos Road. Go 1 mile, turn right (across from Canyon Ferry Airport, just past Cactus Ln.). CG is 400’ on left. $5 w/senior pass.

GPS Coordinates

N46.40925, W111.57534 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Cody, WY

August 9, 2017 to August 16, 2017
Hosts

Tom Voyles 254-220-3703 Cohosts: Mary Jane Finlay 254-744-5538 & Phil Cafferty 515-290-0723

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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Jackson, WY

August 16, 2017 to August 23, 2017
Activity Ideas

Teton hiking, kayaking, sightseeing and shopping and eating in Jackson.

Parking Location

Lander

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

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Island Park, ID

August 23, 2017 to August 30, 2017
Hosts

Carolyn Baird 208-733-2058 Cohost: John Stockamp 206-321-9511

Activity Ideas

Tour Yellowstone Nat. Park 2-3 days, kayak headwaters of North Snake River, Nature Conservancy Working Cattle Ranch, fish at Henry Lake, Madison River area. Visit Quake Lake.
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Parking Location

Yellowstone Towing & Repair, 4552 US 20, Island Park, ID. Brad 208-558-0100

Directions and Other Information
GPS Coordinates

N44.539012, W111.330562 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Arco, ID

September 6, 2017 to September 11, 2017
Hosts

Steve Weiler 978-387-9420

Activity Ideas

Explore park, see 1st city to be lit by atomic power.

Parking Location

Craters of the Moon Nat. Monument Lava Flow CG. 208-527-1300 Call as they were doing renovations. Group $30-submit form 2 weeks in advance. Look south of Carey or at Picabo if not available.

Directions and Other Information

Hwy. 26 toward Arco. $10 night. Water available but no dump.

GPS Coordinates

N43.205807, W113.50017 - Click on link to see Google Map

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