Distance: 70.47 miles
Lake Koocanusa Scenic Byway, in the Kootenai National Forest in northwestern Montana, was created in 1992 to become the Northern Region's 5th scenic byway. It follows the Kootenai River and Lake Koocanusa via State Highway No. 37. Open year-round, this 67-mile route connects Libby and Eureka. The byway also includes a side loop (Forest Development Road No. 228) around the west side of the lake,...
Distance: 116.98 miles
Receding glaciers carved this landscape. Encounter many opportunities to view wildlife at the areaâ€™s reserves and wildlife refuges. In 1809, explorer Dave Thompson searched for a river course to the Pacific, while in 1864 thousands of prospectors traveled to British Columbiaâ€™s gold fields on what became known as Wild Horse Trail.