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Washington's International Selkirk Scenic Loop

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Washington's International Selkirk Scenic Loop is part of a route that circles through Idaho, Washington and British Columbia. This section (SR 20/SR 31) begins in Newport, Wash., and follows the Pend Oreille River north to the Canadian border at Metaline.
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Beginning at Newport, SR 20 and SR 31 follow the Pend Oreille River valley north into the Colville National Forest, offering stunning views of mountainous terrain that is home to a rich variety of wildlife, including bald eagles, grizzly and black bears, bighorn sheep, cougars, timber wolves, moose, elk and the endangered caribou.