Wagons West Motel

503 Riverfront Drive, Salmon, Idaho, 83467, United States | Motel

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Oh Montana

A travel blog entry by ketasissi


... plastic cover keeps out flying objects like pine needles, bugs and such.
We drove over the pass into Idaho and turned off at a sign for a fire lookout tower. Up and up we went until we saw the tower and parked on a flat meadow for the night. The view is great, snow capped mountains and pine forest. We see the occasional hunter, it is the beginning of the fall hunting season.
This was where Lewis and Clarks crossed over into Montana. I have their journal in my Kindle ...

Follow Salmon River all the way

A travel blog entry by bransi


Went through Clayton,Sunbeam,Challis. U.S.93 and Hwy 75
Drove the whole day along the beautiful Salmon River.Picnic.. our back door and patio tonight is right on the river. The owner fixed a homestyle dinner for us and three other hunters from Missouri. Our neighbor ,Roger, is a retired ranger staying here with his wife, for a month of river fishing on his ...

Challis to Salmon

A travel blog entry by mlparker27


... bike in for immediate attention. While they installed the new front tire, they also pointed out the very thin front brake pad material remaining. Those were replaced as well. The whole job was complete and I was out of there in less than 2 hours.

In Salt Lake City I had lunch with our friend Rebecca, formerly from Onsted Michigan. It was great to see that her life in SLC is going extremely well. New husband, ...

Day 4: Main Salmon - Hancock to Groundhog

A travel blog entry by angiekayaks


... There is a large wave train to go through with a big hole hidden among the waves just right of center. We followed the wave train and cut left to avoid that hole and then had to cut hard right again to miss another large hole on river left. We had a few swimmers in this rapid.

After Five Mile we came to class III Split Rock Rapid just around a sharp left bend in the river. Its called Split Rock because there is a large rock ...

Day 3: Main Salmon - Devil's Tooth to Hancock

A travel blog entry by angiekayaks


... out and nothing more than a riffle. We then pulled over on river left. We were told to get out of our boats that we were going to scout a rapid.

What we were scouting is the newly formed class III-IV Black Creek Rapid. It was formed during the flash flood in April 2011. It is now the steepest drop on the river and it's rather intimidating looking while scouting. The hike to get to the spot where we could properly scout was about a class V hike. We climbed ...

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This motel, located on 503 Riverfront Drive, Salmon, is near Meriwether Lewis' August 12, 1805 Campsite.
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