Montour Wildlife/Recreation Management Area


Managed by the Bureau of Reclamation, Snake River Area Office, this complex of wetlands and ponds cover 1.7 square miles (1105 acres) and is located above Black Canyon Reservoir. Camping (for reservations call 208-398-8211), hiking, and fishing are the major recreation activities for this area, located Northeast of Emmett in northwest Idaho. Fish species include smallmouth bass and rainbow trout. Also, fishing opportunities exist in the adjacent Payette River. Season open year-round.


Between Emmett and Horse Shoe Bend, access via State Rt. 52 above Black Canyon Reservoir.


208- 383-2200



Snake River Area Office 230 Collins Road Boise, ID 83702


Camping Fishing Hiking Hunting Picnicking Wildlife Viewing


BOR - Bureau of Reclamation

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November's Featured Park
The North Cascades have long been known as the North American Alps. Characterized by rugged beauty, this steep mountain range is filled with jagged peaks, deep valleys, cascading waterfalls and glaciers. North Cascades National Park Service Complex contains the heart of this mountainous region in three park units which are all managed as one and include North Cascades National Park, Ross Lake and Lake Chelan National Recreation Areas.
November's Animal
Badgers are animals of open country. Their oval burrows (ten inches across and four to six inches high) are familiar features of grasslands on sandy or loamy soils of the eastern plains or shrub country in mountain parks or western valleys.
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