Sanders county contains many great opportunities for recreation. It contains forests administered both by the Lolo National Forest-Plains Ranger district, and the Kooteni National Forest -Cabinet Ranger District. It is also home to the Cabinet Wilderness area, and the Thompson River Drainage. On this page you will find links to maps, and other websites pertaining to recreation in Sanders County. As always, Be Safe!
LINKS TO RANGER DISTRICTS/WILDERNESS
Plains Ranger District:
Cabinet Ranger District:
Cabinet Wilderness Area:
Of interest in Sanders County
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Even with all the devices and technology on the market today, most all require batteries and can experience technical errors. It is always a good idea to learn basic orienteering techniques to aid in navigation in case your GPS or other devices fail. Courses are usually offered through outdoor schools, SAR agencies and sporting goods stores. Check your local area and enroll in a course that will give an added peace of mind when venturing into the wild outdoors.