The fictional town of ‘Dante’s Peak’ is Wallace, in the Bitteroot Mountains, part of the Western Rockies in Idaho. With Spencer Treat Clark, Andrew Wilson, Rachel Korine, Damian Young.

Please stay safe and call ahead to get the latest information. document.write("This page was last updated on " +document.lastModified+ ""), Point Dume Post Office, 29160 Heathercliff Road, Malibu. Wallace is the principal town of the Coeur d'Alene silver-mining district, which produced more silver than any other mining district in the United States. Anything you plan or save automagically syncs with the apps, ready for you to hit the road! The USGS's ‘David A. Johnston Cascades Volcano Observatory Headquarters’, supposedly in Vancouver, Washington, is Point Dume Post Office, 29160 Heathercliff Road, Malibu, just off the Pacific Coast Highway. Wallace is a historic city in the Panhandle region of the U.S. state of Idaho and the county seat of Shoshone County in the Silver Valley mining district. The peak lies just north of the Lamar River and Soda Butte Creek confluence at the head of the Lamar Valley. The destroyed Dante's Peak community at the end of the film, with the camera shot moving out to show a wider scene of disaster and what remains of the crater, is actually an image of Mount St. Helens taken from news footage just after the May 18, 1980, eruption. One of the brace of volcano movies to hit the screen in ’97. 'Dante's Peak' itself, and the surrounding mountain scenery, were added digitally. Directed by Marni Zelnick. Checked out the little shops Hopefully next time we can take the miner tour next time. Tall tales, trip guides, & the world's weird & wonderful. We were able to do some shopping and walk the town. Be the first to add a review to the "Dante's Peak" Town. Druid Peak (2014) Movies, TV, Celebs, and more... Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events Idaho Wallace is a historic city in the Panhandle region of the U.S. state of Idaho and the county seat of Shoshone County in the Silver Valley mining district. A troubled teen is sent to live with his estranged father, a park ranger. 83873 Wallace sits alongside the South Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River (and Interstate 90) and the town's population was 784 at the 2010 census. Due to the spread of COVID-19, some points of interest may be closed or have restrictions. We had a wonderful time nonetheless, although there only appeared to be Antique stores and Thrift Shops in town. We arrived the day after the local spring classic car show.


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Cute little town. 'Dante's Peak' itself, and the surrounding mountain scenery, were added digitally. Druid Peak (elevation 9,577 feet (2,919 m)) is a moderate domed peak on the southern flank of the Absaroka Range in Yellowstone National Park.The peak lies just north of the Lamar River and Soda Butte Creek confluence at the head of the Lamar Valley. Love the center of the universe. Wallace was also a location for Michael Cimino’s Heaven’s Gate. Burke-Canyon Road runs through historic mining communities — many of them now deserted — north and eastward toward the Montana border. All material Copyright © 2020 The Worldwide Guide To Movie Locations

A coming of age story with a conservation twist, Druid Peak is a film about the human soul’s need for wild things, and the challenges of holding onto them. This pack became known as the Druid Pack. Town where the film "Dante's Peak" was filmed. "We'll be doing two small scenes involving the high school and students," Petriello said. The towns people are very nice. Please send any corrections or additions to info@movie-locations.com.
In January 1996 a second release was made from pens on the slopes of Druid Peak. In 1885, members of the Arnold Hague Geological Survey changed the name to Druid Peak for unknown reasons, but some historians believe it may have been the presence of Stonehenge like rock formations on its eastern face that prompted the name. Prior to 1885, this summit was named Soda Hill by members of the Hayden Geological Survey of 1878 and Mount Longfellow or Longfellows' Peak by then park superintendent Philetus Norris in 1880. Crimson Peak is the latest film from writer/director Guillermo del Toro, a man known for blending his creepy monster creations with the breathtaking beauty … Rose Creek which flows west from the northern slope of Druid Peak was the site of one of the release pens for the January 1995 release of wolves, the pack to be known as the Rose Creek pack.

[3][4], Geography, historic structures and other attractions in the Tower Roosevelt and Lamar Valley areas, Mountains and mountain ranges of Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone Wolf Project-Biennial Report 1995–96, Yellowstone Wolf Project—Annual Report 1997, List of Yellowstone National Park related articles, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Druid_Peak&oldid=789972012, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 10 July 2017, at 19:54. During his time there, he develops an unusual affinity with and passion for the wolves in a local pack. [2], Druid Peak is notable for its role in the reintroduction of Wolves into Yellowstone. My mother and I have visited Wallace on the last weekend of September 2017...and early on the first day of the next month. USA. Got a kick out of that. The Ultimate Guide To Glacier National Park, Meet the "Big Daddy": Roadtripping US-20, the Longest Road, The Great Northern is a 3,600 mile, cross-country odyssey, A beginner's guide to Glacier National Park, How to best experience Zion National Park, A neon-fueled road trip along Route 66's most iconic spots, The Blue Ridge Parkway connects two national parks, The Ultimate Guide to Shenandoah National Park. Where Volcano blew up Los Angeles, Roger Donaldson’s movie dumps hot lava over the Pacific Northwest. Scenes from the upcoming flick "Druid Peak" will be filmed at the high school beginning at 7 a.m., said Jeff Petriello, a producer for the film now a week into principal production. Druid Peak (elevation 9,577 feet (2,919 m)) is a moderate domed peak on the southern flank of the Absaroka Range in Yellowstone National Park. Wallace was also a location for Michael Cimino ’s Heaven’s Gate . Wallace sits alongside the South Fork of the Coeur d'Alene River (and Interstate 90) and the town's population was 784 at the 2010 census. Click to find a great deal for this hotel. Wallace, Town where the film "Dante's Peak" was filmed. Mom was excited to get a new Jeep Renegade, but I was stoked to see the town featured in Universal Studios' 1997 disaster film "Dante's Peak.". It took us a while to find the main street from the movie, but once we did we were quite happy. East of Wallace, the Route of the Hiawatha (rails-to-trails) and the Lookout Pass ski area are popular with locals and tourists. Did you know: If you use the Roadtrippers mobile app, your trips will instantly auto-sync over... Ready for navigation and good times!