This week, Master Tribal Interpreter Roger Amerman will be at Packer Meadow, located on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests west of Lolo Pass Visitor Center at the Idaho-Montana state line, to share historical and cultural information about the camas plant. This iconic flower is blooming now at Packer Meadow, and Amerman will be teaching visitors about the importance of this plant to the Nez Perce people. Read more.
Road work has begun on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests’ Windy Shingle North timber sale and will continue throughout the summer. U.S. Forest Service officials said some delays may be expected. Read more.
UPDATE June 21, 2021: Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Salmon River Ranger District and Red River Ranger District were unable to open the previously advertised Forest Service roads for firewood harvesting this year. We apologize for this inconvenience.
There are many other locations across the forest available for you to harvest firewood with a free personal use permit. For more information, please visit https://www.fs.usda.gov/main/nezperceclearwater/passes-permits or contact your local ranger station.
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