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Clearwater River (Idaho) - Wikipedia.

The Clearwater River is in the northwestern United States, in north central Idaho.Its length is 74.8 miles (120.4 km), it flows westward from the Bitterroot Mountains along the Idaho-Montana border, and joins the Snake River at Lewiston. In October 1805, the Lewis and Clark Expedition descended the Clearwater River in dugout canoes, putting in at "Canoe Camp," five miles (8 ....

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clearwater_River_(Idaho).

Hoop snake - Wikipedia.

The hoop snake is a legendary creature of the United States, Canada, and Australia. It appears in the Pecos Bill stories; although his description of hoop snakes is the one with which people are most familiar, stories of the creature predate those fictional tales considerably. Several sightings of the hoop snake have been alleged along the Minnesota-Wisconsin border in the St. Croix ....

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoop_snake.