The Snake River

Posted by
Don (Spokane, United States) on 10 February 2009 in Landscape & Rural.

The Snake river near Clarkston, Washington is the border between Idaho and Washington. The Snake River is a major tributary of the Columbia River in the U.S. states of Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. The river's length is 1,040 miles (1,670 km), its watershed drains 108,000 square miles (280,000 km2). The river flows from its source in Yellowstone National Park through a series of mountain ranges, canyons, and plains to the Columbia in Washington.