Clearwater National Forest


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Clearwater National Forest

Address:12730 Hwy 12
Orofino, ID 83544

Phone:208-476-4541
Fax:208-476-8329
Web: www.fs.fed.us/r1/clearwater
Size: 1,800,000 acres.
Location:North-central Idaho. Accessible by US 12 and 95. Nearby cities/towns include Kooskia, Lewiston, Orofino, and Moscow.
Facilities:2 visitor centers, 8 cabins, campgrounds, picnic sites, trails (1,700 miles), scenic drives.
Activities:Camping, hunting, fishing, boating, kayaking, rafting, hiking, ORV riding, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing.
Special Features:Forest is composed mainly of deep forested canyons interspersed with high, rugged ridges. Attractions include the Lewis and Clark Highway (US 12), a scenic drive through some of Northern Idaho's most beautiful scenery, with interpretive stops along the way; Lewis and Clark and Nez Perce national historic trails (see separate entries in national trails section); Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness; Mallard-Larkins Pioneer Area.

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For more than 40 years, Linwood Laughy and his wife Borg Hendrickson have lived on Highway 12, two miles from Kooskia, Idaho, the last stop on the two-lane highway before it winds deep into the Clearwater National Forest.
Still, not many Missoula-area skiers will pay $5 a day at Nightingale when they can ski groomed trails at Lolo Pass in Clearwater National Forest for $10 a year or in Pattee Canyon for free.
Thirty-five miles away, just across the state line in Idaho, employees with the Clearwater National Forest maintain an even larger trail system at Lolo Pass.
AG-0276-S-09-0032, issued by the Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, for tree thinning services in Clearwater National Forest.
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Forest Service is a partner in the Clearwater National Forest project.
The Nez Perce Woods is within the watershed for Clearwater National Forest and borders the Clearwater River, which several communities depend on for water.
THIS HUNTTOOK PLACE on the Clearwater National Forest in Central Idaho.
This project will replant wild lire-dam aged sections of Clearwater National Forest.
This project in Clearwater National Forest will help to restore the local whitebark pine population (pinus albicaulis).
The 2003 Idaho wildfire devoured 60 percent of the tree life of the forestland, part of the Nez Perce forestland watershed within the Clearwater National Forest.
Contract Awarded for Nez perce / clearwater national forests - 2015 precommercial thinning