Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness, ID

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Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness

Ranking as the second largest Wilderness in the National Wilderness Preservation System is only one of the many attributes of which the Frank Church-River of No Return can boast. Its namesake, Frank Church...[more]




The FC-RONRW can be accessed from areas close to Grangeville, McCall, Salmon or Challis, Idaho. There are a number of ways to travel through the Wilderness; by floatboat down the Middle Fork and Salmon Rivers, by jetboat on the Salmon River, by aircraft, foot or by horseback on the extensive trail system.

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