Highway 93

207 Pictures: 0-20 , 20-40 , 41-60 , 60-80 , 80-100 , 100-120 , 120-140 , 140-160 , 160-180 , 180-200 , 200-207

Flathead LakeFlathead Lake (05/01/2002) Dropping into Polson, Montana

U93U93 (09/11/2001) The Road between Challis and Salmon.

Rolling HillsRolling Hills (10/24/2001) The rolling hills out of the Salmon River gorge.

Side CanyonSide Canyon (10/24/2001) A small gorge wides its way out of the Salmon River Canyon on a cloudy day.

Fall FolliageFall Folliage (10/24/2001)

Idaho LandscapeIdaho Landscape (10/24/2001) A nice view of the subtle Idaho landscape.

South out of SalmonSouth out of Salmon (12/30/2001) Heading south out of Salmon on U93

Highway 93Highway 93 (12/30/2001) Winds its way through the Salmon Canyons.

Canyon WallsCanyon Walls (12/30/2001) The canyon walls in the Salmon River canyons on U93.

Pahsimeroi ValleyPahsimeroi Valley (12/30/2001) I believe this is at Ellis Idaho, looking up the Pahsimeroi valley.

Highway 93Highway 93 (12/30/2001) Travelling in winter adds some extra texture to the road.

RigsRigs (12/30/2001) Rigs line u93 outside of Challis. I believe that is the Lost River Range in the background.

Grand View CanyonGrand View Canyon (12/30/2001) Grand View Canyon is a startling steep canyon on U93, about 10 miles out of Challis.

Grand View CanyonGrand View Canyon (12/30/2001) Another shot of Grand view canyon.

Looking Down Grand View CanyonLooking Down Grand View Canyon (12/30/2001) Looking down Grand View Canyon

Grand View CanyonGrand View Canyon (12/30/2001) Coming from the east into Grand View Canyon

Lost River RangeLost River Range (12/30/2001)

ArcoArco (12/30/2001) Arco prides itself on the amount of graffiti on its mountains. Every graduating class has claimed their own little piece of cliff.

Grain TowersGrain Towers (12/30/2001) The shadows cast on the grain towers in Arco made an irresistible shot.

The Beaver HeadThe Beaver Head (02/02/2001)

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Highway 93 winds its way from Arizona, through Nevada, Idaho and Montana, and finally into Canada. Much of the route is marked as a scenic byway and provides some spectacular views Mount Borah in Idaho and the Mission Mountains in Western Montana.

Context: On the Road

Hamilton, Montana (59 pictures) in the Bitterroot Mountains of Montana

Darby, Montana. (26 pictures) Twenty Miles north of the Montana, Idaho border, Darby is a classic western town.

Salmon River (137 pictures) Going South, US93 drops into the Salmon River Valley at North Fork, Idaho--just before the Salmon turns east into the River of No Return.

Salmon, Idaho (84 pictures) The Salmon River Valley opens at the bustling western town of Salmon, Idaho

Challis, Idaho (17 pictures) From Salmon, US 93 twists its way up the scene Salmon Canyon gorge. At Challis, the Salmon River heads south to its headwaters in the Sawtooth Mountains.

Mount Borah (46 pictures) U93 follows the Big Lost River from Willow Creak Summit to Arco, giving you a spectacular view of the Lost River Range and Mount Borah, the Highest Peak in Idaho.

Salmon River Bridge (37 pictures) Island Park in Salmon, Idaho offers visitors a good place to view the river and take pictures of the historic Salmon River Bridge.

Missoula, Montana (62 pictures) U93 meets I90 at Missoula.

Twin Falls, Idaho (18 pictures) The road crosses the spectacular Perrine Memorial Bridge over the Snake River Gorge...just north of Twin Falls.

Flathead Lake (39 pictures) US 93 runs to the West of South Head Lake. This scenic drive gives you grand vistas of the Swan and Mission Mountains across the lake.

Bigfork Montana (61 pictures) You have the choice of taking 35 or 93 around Flathead Lake. Highway 35 brings you past the beautiful art city of Bigfork Montana.

Carmen, Idaho (12 pictures) Highway 93 passes Carmen Idaho just north of Salmon.

Salmon River Drive (79 pictures) The Salmon River Road continues to follow the Salmon River west of North Fork, Idaho.

North Fork, Idaho (15 pictures) Highway 93 leaves the Salmon River Valley and begins the climb to the Continental Divide along the North Fork of the Salmon River at North Fork.

Gibbonsville, Idaho (13 pictures) is on U93, a few miles south of the Montana border.

Sula, Montana (5 pictures) Sula is a small town north of the Montana border.

Stevensville, Montana (43 pictures) Stevensville, Montana is about 2 miles west of the new highway 93. Travelers looking for a quiet getaway should take the trip through the Saint Mary's Mission and Historic Fort Owens in Stevensville.


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