Salmon River

Smoke and Flames – Forest Fire Update – Friday July 19
The largest forest fire in the area is on the Salmon-challis National Forest - the Papoose Fire (see photo). It is over 5,000 acres and is burning in steep, rocky, inaccessible areas along the Middle Fork of the Salmon River. Those who plan to float the Salmon River need to check with Forest Service…
Volunteers Rebuild Indian Creek Boat Ramp on the Salmon River
With all the news about fires and smoke from the Salmon River with the Mustang Complex, we missed this story this summer.
The Selway-Bitterroot Franch Church Foundation provided the details of a very successful project.
The Foundation worked with the Salmon-Challis National Forest to reconstruct the I…
Evacuation Ordered Along the Salmon River
From the Salmon-Challis National Forest in Idaho, here's the evacuation information, as of Friday morning, August 24.
Lemhi County Sheriff Lynn Bowerman issued evacuation orders for Spring Creek and Indian Creek residents the evening of August 23, 2012...
Indian Fire On Salmon-Challis Forest Grows
The Indian Fire is the first major forest fire in the area for the season. The forest fire is in the Salmon-Challis National Forest south of the Bitterroot Valley. It started with a lightning strike July 18 and the initial attack included the 20-person Bitterroot Hotshots and a 10-person team from S…