WINTER SPORTS -- Free avalanche workshops for snowmobilers are being offered in North Idaho in the next few weeks by the state Parks and Recreation Department and the Idaho Panhandle National Forests avalanche experts.
- Jan. 14-15, based in Coeur d’ Alene.
- Jan 28-29, based in St. Maries.
- Feb. 11-12, based in Bonners Ferry.
The workshops include indoor and outdoor sessions.
Info: Idaho Parks and Recreation Department, or call Marc Hildesheim, North Region trails specialist, (208) 769-1511.