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Outdoors blog archive for Oct. 2016

MONDAY, OCT. 31, 2016



Jeff Holmes nets a smallmouth bass reeled in by Reel Time Fishing guide Toby Wyatt of Clarkston during a drift-boat trip on the Grande Ronde River. (Rich Landers)

'Angler Code of Ethics' wins suppport of pros

FISHING -- An "Offical Angler Code of Ethics" is winning support from organized anglers, including the Bass Anglers for Saltwater Conservation and Yamaha Marine Group. The 10 points make sense for all waters on earth, and they're certainly worth passing down through the generations of...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 28, 2016

THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016



The Pacific Northwest Trail is a route that combines existing trails, roads and some cross-country travel.

Pacific NW Scenic Trail advisers meet in Whitefish

TRAILS -- The citizen council that advises the Forest Service on the tri-state Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail (PNNST) will meet Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 2-3 at the Grouse Mountain Lodge in Whitefish, Montana. The council will provide advice and recommendations to the Forest Service...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016



Volunteers helped build the Glenrose cliffs trails section in 2014, (Lynn Smith)

Dishman Conservancy leads Glenrose hike

TRAILS -- Leaders of the Dishman Conservancy will wrap up their weekly October guided hike series in Spokane Valley with a hike from Glenrose Trailhead to the Cliffs Trail. When: Saturday, Oct. 29 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Where: Meet at Ferris H.S. parking...

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TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016




MONDAY, OCT. 24, 2016



Jason Hershey makes turns in mid-October fresh snow from Mount Roothaan toward Priest Lake in the distance.
 (Chris Linden)

Muscle-powered skiers find powder in high Selkirks

WINTERSPORTS -- Fall colors are overrated if you're a die-hard backcountry skier or split-boarder looking for whiteness. Jason Hershey and his powder-hound friends trekked up from Priest Lake to the slopes of Mount Roothaan this weekend to carve tracks and usher in the winter season....

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SUNDAY, OCT. 23, 2016

THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 19, 2016

TUESDAY, OCT. 18, 2016


Todd Klement of Spokane shot a cougar that stalked him while he was muzzleloader hunting for elk. (Courtesy)

Elk hunter bags trophy of his dreams 

HUNTING -- He didn't fill his elk tag this season, but muzzleloader-hunter Todd Klement says he bagged the trophy of a lifetime, and in a sense, the trophy of his dreams. "This female about 80-pounds stalked me not because I was human but because I...

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