Idaho: The Valleys of Lewis's River

Key Map of Lewis's River Valleys

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The Valley of Lewis's River

lemhi pass trail to pattee creek shoshone villages fishing field carmen creek big flat and tower creek tower creek river of no return north fork of salmon river saddle mountain

Credits: Steve F. Russell, Iowa State University; Steve Matz, Salmon-Challis National Forest; Mike Crosby, Peter Sozzi and Steve Wright, Bureau of Land Management, Salmon, Idaho; David Alt, geologist, University of Montana; Smoke Elser, outfitter-guide, Missoula, Montana; Larry Jones, Idaho Historical Society; George Oberst, Montana Historical Society.

Photos: Jim Wark, Airphoto, Pueblo, Colorado;Beinecke Library, Yale University; Idaho Historical Society; Montana Historical Society; Special Collections, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon; The Estate of Edwin Tunis; Bewdley Museum, Worcestershire, England.

Principal Reference: James R. Fazio, Across the Snowy Ranges: The Lewis and Clark Expedition in Idaho and Western Montana (Moscow, Idaho: Woodland Press, 2001)

The support of the Idaho Governor's Lewis and Clark Trail Committee is gratefully acknowledged.

Funded in part by a grant from the Idaho Governor's Lewis and Clark Trail Committee