Since Friday, I’ve been mostly in the central Idaho backcountry. So there have been just a few posts.
It’s incredible how much of central Idaho has burned since 2000 when I finished my last edition of Hiking Idaho.
On the other hand, at the present autumn colors are just tremendous.
- Warm Springs Creek. Frank Church Wilderness. Burned out in 2007. October 6, 2008. Copyright Ralph Maughan ↓
- Pats Creek autumn leaves. Challis National Forest. This photo was taken Oct. 6, 2008 on the opposite side of the mountain from Warm Springs Creek.
- Bear scat in Pats Creek. Rosehips are on the menu. Oct. 6, 2008. Copyright Ralph Maughan