Ruby-crowned Kinglet, Lola Creek, Sawtooth NRA, Idaho

Salmon River Notebook, July 2018


The Salmon River, the largest tributary of the Snake River, dominates central Idaho. It drains the eastern, western and northern slopes of the Idaho Batholith, the vast granite pluton in the heart of the state. It’s also the largest un-dammed river in the Lower 48. Exploring all of the Salmon River and its tributaries would…