A river of central Idaho flowing about 685 km (425 mi) north and west to the Snake River. It rises in the Salmon River Mountains, a section of the Rocky Mountains west of the Bitterroot Range.
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Salmon-river Sentence Examples
The Moy is a notable salmon river for rodfishing and its tributaries and the neighbouring lakes contain trout.
The Gudenaa is the only salmon river in Denmark.
The rivers of the midlands and east are of little importance to salmon-fishers, though the Trent carries a few, and in modern times attempts have been made to rehabilitate the Thames as a salmon river.