Follow a bootpath along Teanaway Ridge from Iron Bear to a nearby summit; Jester Mountain.
Map & Directions
From I-90 take exit 85. Go left and then right to drive on US 970 and US 97 for 19.3 miles. Go left on FR 9714 for 2.7 miles to the end and trailhead #1351. At the end of FR 9714 you will ford a stream just before you get to the trailhead. The last 200 yards of road is a bit dicey but you can park in several turnouts just before you get to the ford. Access Jester Mountain by hiking Iron Bear - Teanaway Ridge first.