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Route of the Hiawatha rail trail to open Saturday

BICYCLING – The Route of the Hiawatha near Lookout Pass will open Saturday for its 14th season, officials confirmed today.  Lookout Pass Ski Area coordinates bus shuttles and bicycle rentals ...

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2011

Voters rate Lookout Pass tops for families

SKIING -- Visitors to OnTheSnow.com rated Lookout Pass ski area on the Idaho-Montana border as their "Favorite Family-Friendly Resort" in the Pacific Northwest. The data period for voting was January 2011 ...

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Powder hounds loved Monday at Lookout

SKIING -- It took a day for the pow pounders to surface with stories from Lookout Pass. "We picked a good day for a vacation on Monday," confessed Spokane skier ...

FRIDAY, DEC. 3, 2010


Snowmobile parking changes at Lookout Pass

WINTER SPORTS -- A new additional parking area has been designated for snowmobilers heading out to ride areas near Lookout Pass and Mullan, Idaho, the Idaho Panhandle National Forests announced today. The new parking ...

TUESDAY, NOV. 30, 2010

Panhandle nordic areas ready to groom

NORDIC SKIING -- Fourth of July Pass cross-country ski trails should be in shape for skiing by the end of this week, according to Geoff Harvey of the Panhandle Nordic ...

TUESDAY, NOV. 23, 2010

Skiing update: Some areas open Thursday

SKIING -- As ski areas scramble to respond to the sudden onslaught of winter and more than a foot of fresh powder, some are revising their previously annouced schedules.49 Degrees ...

MONDAY, NOV. 22, 2010


Ski resorts opening right and left

SKIING -- Inland Northwest ski areas received another 4 to 5 inches of snow Sunday night and Monday morning, allowing for early openings at some of the area’s five resorts.Silver ...

FRIDAY, NOV. 19, 2010


Ski resorts opening: Now there are 3

SKIING -- Lookout Pass and Crystal Mountain opened with good skiing conditions this morning. Now 49 Degrees North has announced its lifts will open Saturday.


Crystal joins Lookout in ski opener

SKIING  -- Lookout Pass isn’t the only ski area with enough snow to open the season this weekend.Crystal Mountain resort near Mount Rainier opened today, but running just two chair ...

THURSDAY, NOV. 18, 2010


Lookout Pass skiing opens Friday

SKIING -- Lookout Pass Ski and Recreation Area is opening its lifts Friday to take advantage of 8 inches of fresh snow on a base up to 20 inches deep, ...

Rich Landers

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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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