MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2014

Deep Creek hike has potential for discovery

HIKING -- My story about the visual pleasures of day hiking in April was published in the Sunday Outdoors section.  One of the hikes mentioned was Deep Creek Canyon in Riverside ...

TUESDAY, FEB. 11, 2014

TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013

Forest Service biologist to lead nature hike

HIKING -- Join a Colville National Forest wildlife biologist on his annual naturalist’s tour of the Elk Creek Trail near Sullivan Lake on May 18.  Mike Borysewicz, a veteran wildlife biologist at the ...


MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2013

SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2012

Day-hiking Spokane on a full-bloom Sunday

HIKING -- My Honey and I were city-hiking along the Spokane River today. I caught Meredith among blossoming trees near the Ft. George Wright Cemetery, with a backdrop of Mount ...

THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2012

Visualizing the long-distance backpacker

HIKING -- Hikers who tackle entire lengths of long-range trails such as the Pacific Crest Trail are called "thru hikers."  Follow them on the Thru Hiking facebook page. 

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2011

Hikers find spring waterfalls blooming

DAY HIKING -- Wet spring weather is giving dayhikers extra incentive to hit the trail.  Palouse Falls near Washtucna is roaring this week, and nifty trails offer numerous points of view. One not to miss in ...

MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2011

Rich Landers

Rich Landers’ Outdoors blog

Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.

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