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Address: Lowell Area, Kooskia, ID

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Wild and Beautiful

At Selway Falls, you'll find yourself in the heart of gorgeous wild country along one of our nation's first eight designated Wild & Scenic rivers. At the falls I find a sense of... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
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Kooskia, Idaho
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Kooskia, Idaho
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

At Selway Falls, you'll find yourself in the heart of gorgeous wild country along one of our nation's first eight designated Wild & Scenic rivers. At the falls I find a sense of deep peace and usually take time to hike further uprive on a section of the Selway Trail, take a swim or fish in clear cool water, or... More 

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Cottonwood, Idaho, Usa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We had a fun visit to this area. We fished and camped out. Beware of the forest service campgrounds!!! There have been budget cuts and they have sacrificed on sanitation. The bathrooms beyond where the pavement ended were terrible. However, the remote nature of the distant campgrounds did have the appeal of not seeing anyone else. The Selway Falls campground... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

I love to come here at all times of the year and see how gorgeous the scenery is each season! Must see

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Spokane, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Beautiful river and the falls are a perfect place to watch salmon jump up the river. Drive to the end of the Selway River road (gravel), park and hike further upriver. Beaches and coves are good picnic spots.

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Kooskia, Idaho
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Selway Falls is a must see. It is worth the drive and the wonderful scenery. Best time to see it is in the spring at high water. We drive up to once a year because it is so wonderful

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Potomac, Montana, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2014

The falls are a must see when you are in the area. They were spectacular at low water and we look forward to a return trip when the water it high.

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San Francisco
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2014

The "falls" are not a huge deal but the scenery on the drive up were gorgeous. Watching the kayakers and rafters go down the river was fun, too.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This is one of those places that just can't be appreciated in photos, you need to see it. It isn't one big classic waterfall, but is a massive run of huge, powerful whitewater. The road is not paved all the way, but your average rental car will have no trouble at all (dirt road, not off-road). One of our Lochsa... More 

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Pullman, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2013

especially in the late spring. Not as spectacular as the magnificent Palouse River Falls but still an experience I greatly appreciated having.

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Reardan,Wa.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2012

20 mile drive along Selway river to the falls...rafting,fishing available in the area. Ranger station short distance from 3 rivers with excellent info about the wilderness area.

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