State Highway 28

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Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (05/01/2010) The Lemhi Mountains are in Salmon County in Central Idaho.

Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (05/01/2010) The Lemhi Mountains in Central Idaho.

Beaverhead MountainsBeaverhead Mountains (10/25/2007) A view toward the Beaverhead Mountains on the Continental divide between Idaho and Montana.

Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (10/25/2007) The Lemhi Mountains from Highway 28.

Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (10/25/2007) A dusk view of the Lemhi Mountains.

Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (01/31/2002) The Lemhi Mountains at dusk.

Lemhi RangeLemhi Range (10/25/2007) The Lemhi Mountain Range viewed from Highway 28.

Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (10/25/2007) A view of the Lemhi Mountains from Highway 28.

Lemhi Mountains at DuskLemhi Mountains at Dusk (01/31/2002) Another shot of the mountains in the setting sun.

Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (01/31/2002) I liked what the sun was doing with the light in the mountains and the clouds; so I held the digital camera outside the window and clicked.

Winter DuskWinter Dusk (01/31/2002) Winter Dusk brings out a delightful array of pastels.

Lemhi MountainsLemhi Mountains (01/31/2002) The Lemhi Mountains on Route 28 at dusk

Mud LakeMud Lake (04/09/2002) A tractor gives me the chance to slow down and examine the environs of Mud Lake.

Mud LakeMud Lake (04/09/2002) The going is usually slow through the metropolis of Mud Lake.

SR28SR28 (04/09/2002) Approaching the Lemhi Range.

People of the BitterrootPeople of the Bitterroot (04/09/2002) This remote section of State Route 28 is one of the longest continually inhabited areas in north American, with traces of the People of the Bitterroot going back 8000 years.

People of the BitterrootPeople of the Bitterroot (04/09/2002) The People of the Bitterroot had been living in this area for 8000 years. This is the very tail end of the Bitterroot range...in the Beavehead National forest.

Lemhi RangeLemhi Range (04/09/2002)

Lemhi RangeLemhi Range (04/09/2002)

Igneous DepositIgneous Deposit (04/09/2002) A finger of the lava deposits can still be see as we approach the pass

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Highway 28

Highway 28 is the main escape route from Salmon, Idaho.. The Road follows the Lemhi River over Gilmore Summit (, then follows Birch Creek into the Snake River Planes where it intersects Highway 33 outside of Mud Lake, Idaho. From Mud Lake you can drive east the I15 and Idaho Falls.

Context: On the Road

Salmon, Idaho (84 pictures) This is the fastest escape route from Salmon. The road hits I-15 just north of Idaho Falls.

Lewis and Clark (13 pictures) The Lewis and Clark expedition crossed the Bitterroot near Tendoy, and followed the Lemhi River to the Salmon.

Tendoy, Idaho (4 pictures) Is a small argricultural and mining town. It is near the point where Lewis and Clark crossed the Continental Divide.

Leadore (4 pictures) Leadore is a small mining town near Gillmore Summit.

Interstate 15 (87 pictures) State Highway 28 joins Highway 33 and intersects I15 just north of Idaho Falls.

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