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Selkirk Crest

Northern Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Bottleneck Lake, Aug 2017
Northern Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Bottleneck Lake, Aug 2017

Northern Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Bottleneck Lake, Aug 2017

Pretty mountain lake with abundant huckleberries Distance: 6.85 miles roundtrip Type: out and back Difficulty: moderate with 1.358′ elevation gain Best season: July – September The Selkirk Crest in northern Idaho is one of our favorite Inland Northwest hiking destinations. This…

Northern Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Snow Lake, Aug 2017
Northern Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Snow Lake, Aug 2017

Northern Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Snow Lake, Aug 2017

Pretty mountain lake with abundant huckleberries Distance: 8.75 miles round trip Type: out and back Difficulty: moderate with 1,600′ elevation gain Best season: July – September The Selkirk Crest in northern Idaho is one of our favorite Inland Northwest hiking…

Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Big Fisher Lake Backpack, July 2016
Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Big Fisher Lake Backpack, July 2016

Idaho’s Selkirk Crest: Big Fisher Lake Backpack, July 2016

Backpack to a beautiful high mountain lake in an impressive granite cirque  Distance (round-trip):  11.0 miles Type: Out and back Difficulty: moderately difficult with 3,300′ elevation gain Best season: mid-July to late September Once again, the rugged Selkirks called to us. Straddling…

Idaho’s Selkirk Mountains: Two Mouth Lakes, October 2014
Idaho’s Selkirk Mountains: Two Mouth Lakes, October 2014

Idaho’s Selkirk Mountains: Two Mouth Lakes, October 2014

Mountain hike to two lakes snuggled under the Selkirk Crest near the Idaho-Canadian border.   Distance: 9.0 miles round trip Type: out and back Difficulty: moderate with 2,000′ elevation gain Best season:  summer and early fall The Selkirk Mountains of…

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