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Key Partner Links

The following links are outside of the official NPNHT Website

Links on this page do not constitute and endorsement of the content of any Website not managed by the USDA Forest Service. We provide these links solely as information resources.

Government Links

USDA Forest Service

US Forest Service Northern Region
Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest
Bitterroot National Forest
Clearwater National Forest
Caribou-Targhee National Forest
Gallatin National Forest
Hells Canyon National Recreation Area
Lolo National Forest
Nez Perce National Forest
Salmon-Challis National Forest
Shoshone National Forest
Wallowa-Whitman National Forest

USDI Brueau of Land Managment

Idaho State Office
Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument
Montana/Dakotas State Office
Oregon State Office
Wyoming State Office

USDI National Park Service

Nez Perce National Historical Park
Big Hole National Battlefield
Bear Paw Battlefield
Yellowstone National Park

USDI US Fish and Wildlife Service

Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge
Lee Metcalf Natioanal Wildlife Refuge
Kooskia National Fish Hatchery

National Historic & Scenic Trails

National Trails System
Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail
Continental Divide National Scenic Trail
U.S. DOT Recreational Trails Program
America's National Trail System

Associated Trails

Overland Trail
Bozeman Trail -- Smithsonian Magazine

Continental Divide Trail Alliance
Cherokee Trail of Tears
Lewis & Clark Heritage Trail Foundation

Tribal Sites

Official Nez Perce Tribal Homepage
Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla
Confederated Tribes of the Colville
Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission
Nez Perce Quotes and Stories
Nez Perce Horse Registry

Friends and Partners

Nez Perce Trail Foundation
The Chief Joseph Foundation
Friends of the Bear Paw, Big Hole and Canyon Creek Battlefields
Jo Proferes, Artist
Wallowa Band Nez Perce Trail Interpretive Center
Nez Perce Appaloosa Horse Club
Fort Benton
Partnership for the National Trails Stystem

University Sites

The Nez Perce Verb from the Pacific Northwest Quarterly courtesy of the University of Washington Libraries
Kate and Sue McBeth
Latah County History
Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail (Iowa State)
Trail System (Iowa State)
Adam Kittelson's story on the Nez Perce
Nez Perce Oral Traditions and Origin


Nez Perce National Historical Park
Lewis & Clark Rediscovery Project
Western Treasures, Nez Perce & Western history
George Everett's story on the Trail
Edward Sheriff Curtis Collection
Sacred Journey of the Nez Perce
Lewis-Clark Valley Nez Perce info
Cameron's Page
National Recreation Trails Database
American Trails
American Trails Bibilography
Lewis and Clark
Lewis and Clark Expedition Trail
American Hiking Society
Idaho Road Trip - Lewis and Clark Trail
Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Committee
Lewis & Clark Symposium
Hiking in Idaho
Tread Lightly!
Tread Lightly! Kids

Key Contacts

  • Sandra Broncheau-McFarland, Administrator  NPNHT
    North Fork Ranger District-Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest
    12730 Hwy 12
    Orofino, Idaho 83544
    (208) 476-8334
  • Roger Peterson, Public Affairs Specialist
    Building 26 Fort Missoula Road
    Missoula, MT 59804
    (406) 329-3540
  • Ryan Domsalla, CP Revision Coordinator
    Building 26 Fort Missoula Road
    Missoula, MT 59804
    (406) 329-3288