LinkedIn Pacific Northwest Trail Association
Flickr Pacific Northwest Trail Association
Instagram Pacific Northwest Trail

Donate Join E-News Signup

Blogsearch

Category List


Tag List

Coupeville (1)
Garver Mountain (2)
Trail Crew (1)
Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest (1)
Baker Lake (2)
Belly River Trail (1)
Melanie Simmerman (2)
Metaline Falls (2)
People of the PNT (3)
Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail (1)
Fire Lookout (2)
Washington (2)
Park Butte (2)
North Cascades National Park (1)
Anacortes (1)
Pasayten Wilderness (1)
Mt. Baker (1)
Eastern Washington (1)
Lookout (1)
Kootenai National Forest (1)
Mount Shuksan (1)
Comprehensive Plan (1)
PNNSTAC (2)
Tim Youngbluth (7)
Mary Kay Hodges-Cates (1)
PNT (1)
Free on the PNT (2)
Back Country Horsemen (1)
Trail Town Guide (2)
Ross Lake Resort (1)
Jack Mountain (1)
Thru-Hiking (3)
Trail Signs (6)
Kettle Crest (1)
SKY (1)
Montana (1)
Mount Henry (2)
7th Anniversary (1)
Idaho Conservation League (1)
mountain biking (1)
Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest (2)
One Square Inch (1)
Outdoor Project (1)
Bonaparte Mountain (2)
Pacific Northwest Trail Town Guide (2)
Eastern Terminus (1)
Advisory Council (3)
Sandpoint (1)
Webb Mountain (2)
Day Hike (1)
Federal Advisory Council (1)
Grizzly Bears (2)
PNNST (2)
Numa Lookout (2)
Trail Angels (1)
Park Butte Lookout (1)
Fidalgo Island (1)
Mountain men (1)
Educational Events (1)
Pend Oreille River (1)
Olympic National Park (1)
Volunteer (1)
Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail Advisory Council (2)
Yaak Valley (1)
Ruck (1)
Selkirk Mountains (1)
Hughes Meadow (1)
Trail Work (1)
Columbia Mountain (2)
Lookout Mountain (2)
Glacier National Park (1)
Tryg Culp (1)
#pacificnorthwesttrail #crowntocoast #thruhiking #triplecrown #wanderlust #exploremore (1)
lookout tower (2)
ALDHA-West (1)
Mount Baker Wilderness Mount Baker Recreational Area (1)
Mt. Wam (2)
Puget Sound (1)
Northwest Peak (2)
Idaho (3)
Thru-hiker (4)
section-hike (2)
Gatherings (1)
Glacier (1)
Happy Birthday (1)
Happy House (1)
North Cascades (1)
re-supply package (1)
community (2)
Ruby Creek (1)
Ross Lake (1)
Thoma Mountain (2)
Whatcom Pass (1)

Tag Cloud

Trail AngelsMary Kay Hodges-CatesGarver MountainFidalgo IslandComprehensive Plan7th AnniversaryPacific Northwest National Scenic TrailMount HenryJack MountainBack Country HorsemenTrail CrewVolunteerColumbia MountainKettle CrestNorth Cascades National ParkFire LookoutThru-hikerMt. Baker-Snoqualmie National ForestOutdoor ProjectPark Butte LookoutEducational EventsWhatcom PassTrail Town GuideWashingtonThoma MountainMount ShuksanHappy HouseTim YoungbluthOkanogan-Wenatchee National ForestBonaparte Mountainlookout towerPacific Northwest National Scenic Trail Advisory CouncilPasayten WildernessBaker Lake#pacificnorthwesttrail #crowntocoast #thruhiking #triplecrown #wanderlust #exploremoreWebb MountaincommunityTryg CulpYaak ValleyGlacierIdahoCoupevillePeople of the PNTAnacortesMt. BakerRuby Creekre-supply packageMelanie SimmermanMt. Wammountain bikingOne Square InchMetaline FallsSKYPNTsection-hikeSandpointLookout MountainAdvisory CouncilBelly River TrailRoss LakeRuckPend Oreille RiverGrizzly BearsThru-HikingLookoutPNNSTDay HikePark ButteRoss Lake ResortOlympic National ParkMount Baker Wilderness Mount Baker Recreational AreaEastern TerminusNorthwest PeakTrail SignsMountain menFree on the PNTIdaho Conservation LeagueHappy BirthdayNorth CascadesPNNSTACGatheringsMontanaHughes MeadowFederal Advisory CouncilEastern WashingtonTrail WorkGlacier National ParkALDHA-WestNuma LookoutKootenai National ForestPacific Northwest Trail Town GuidePuget SoundSelkirk Mountains


Archive

Blog Search

"Trail Signs" Along the PNT: The Yaak - Of Indians and Modern Mountain Men

In the far northwest corner of Montana the PNT enters a very narrow valley only a mile or two wide. Four miles from the Canadian border and 15 miles east of the Idaho Panhandle – this northwest region in Montana is known as the Yaak Valley.
Tim Youngbluth sometimes thinks he was born about 200 years too late.  He enjoys researching stories about the Pacific Northwest Trail because they add color and flavor to his own … http://pnt.org/blog/trail-signs-along-pnt-yaak-indians-and-modern-mountain-men/