David Low shares memories with his 97 year old mother Alice Yee

Music professor David Low interviews his 97-year old mother Alice Yee about their family relationship with Priest Lake through 60 years of changes. They started camping at Reeder Bay in the early 1950s when it was pretty primitive. They had...

Nine-year-old Ronan Rasmussen interviews his grandfather Gary James about the family cabin on the Outlet at Priest Lake

Ronan Rasmussen interviewed his grandfather Gary James about the history of the family cabin on the Outlet at Priest Lake. Gary is a boat builder and passed that history to Ronan. Ronan loves to fishing and they tell fish stories...

Amber Abbas talks with Jamison Warren about family ties at Priest Lake that survive lots of changes and 9/11.

Amber Abbas interviews her partner Jamison Warren about his relationship with Priest Lake and the family cabins on Kalispell Bay. He shares his memories of summers with grandparents, uncles and cousins skiing, hiking, and exploring. After his parents decided to...

Bobbie Ulrich talks with her son Bob about coming to Priest Lake with her family friends, the Fallquists, during WWII.

Bobbie Ulrich first came to Priest Lake with her family friends, the Fallquists, to their cabin called Harmony Lodge on Luby Bay. It is part of the USFS recreational residential cabin program in the Luby Tract. Bobbie visited often and...

Damon Runberg interviews his grandma Jeanne McAlexander Tomlin about family ties at Priest Lake

Damon Runberg talked to his grandma Jeanne Tomlin about her family’s long ties to Priest Lake, dating back to 1898 when her great grandfather arrived as a timber Cruiser from Wisconsin. Her family has been at the lake ever since,...

Sisters Carol McVicker and Teresa von Marbod talk about their family cabin on Kalispell Bay at Priest Lake, Idaho

Sisters Carol and Teri share stories about their family cabin on Kalispell Bay. Their family first came to vacation 100 years ago, when their greatgrandparents came for their honeymoon in 1916. They focus on the relationships created at the lake,...

Elizabeth Thomson and Thomas Heberlein talk about Neopit USFS recreational residence cabin on Priest Lake, Idaho

Thomas Heberlein interviewed his wife Elizabeth Thomson about her family’s summer cabin on Forest Service land at Priest Lake. They were awarded one of the last permits at Priest Lake in the late 1950s . Betty talked about the summer...