An autumn shot from the top of Mt. Spokane. (elevation 5889 ft/1795 m) It is located 10 (16k) miles northeast of Spokane, Washington and is one of the tallest peaks in the Inland Northwest. Twin Lakes is located in Idaho a driving distance of 21 miles (33.7k). The yellow trees are Tamaracks, a species of Larch. They are deciduous so the needles turn yellow each fall.