Shower Bath Hot Springs – Frank Church Wilderness

This past Labor Day weekend, my husband and I decided to take our first trip into the southern part of the Frank Church – River of No Return Wilderness to gain access to one of Idaho’s more remote hot springs: Shower Bath Hot Springs. While others chose less strenuous options for their three-day weekend, we […]

The Joys and Pains of Backpacking Seven Devils

  This last weekend, myself and three other girlfriends set out for the Seven Devils peaks that tower over North America’s deepest canyon, known as Hells Canyon. Our trip started just like any girls’ road trip does- lots of talking, laughing and belting out various tunes from this 90s teenager’s musical repertoire. You can better […]

Climbing Idaho’s Lost River Peak

Standing at 12,078 feet and number 6 in the ranking of Idaho’s tallest mountains is Lost River Peak (LRP). This peak lives up to the reputation of Lost River Range climbs: steep on all aspects and tough to summit.  The steepness of this mountain includes the camps at its base; I found it incredibility difficult […]

Stack Rock Sunset Hike

A fallen log made a great photo op for our girls! On Friday, May 16, we got the girls out – fifteen of them to be exact!  Our mission was simple: hike out to Stack Rock in the Boise Foothills, watch the sunset, and cruise back with headlamps – all while making new friends, and […]