Travel and Logistics
The simplest way to get to the Shearer USFS Airstrip is to travel to Missoula, Montana, rent a car in Missoula and drive to Hamilton, Montana. In Hamilton charter a plane to take you to the Shearer USFS Airstrip.
The Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness Area spans along the Bitterroot Mountain Range, on the border between Idaho and Montana. It covers parts of Bitterroot National Forest, Clearwater National Forest, Lolo National Forest, and the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests. The Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness Area is immediately to its south, separated only by a dirt road (the Magruder Corridor). You have to fly to the Shearer USFS Airstrip. The airstrip and our drop camps are located in the center of the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness Area.
If you need assistance in making your travel plans please call our office, 208-400-0852
DROP CAMP Latitude and Longitude:
Lat long of Moose Ridge camp N 46 degrees 3.6 minutes by W 114 degrees 57.7 minutes.