FRIDAY, JUNE 20, 2014

THURSDAY, MAY 15, 2014

Snow still plugs Mount Spokane summit road

STATE PARKS -- Roads and trails are clearing at Mount Spokane, but there's still plenty of snow in the upper elevations and timber. Warren Walker rode his bike Thursday and ...



TUESDAY, FEB. 25, 2014

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 22, 2014

Dogs leaving their mark on Mount Spokane

WINTER SPORTS -- The trend toward more dogs, linked to the growing popularity of snowshoeing, is getting easier to track at Mount Spokane State Park. And sometimes you might track it into your ...

MONDAY, JAN. 20, 2014

Mount Spokane skiers rise above it all

WINTER SPORTS -- Pity everyone who has no way out from the gloom of the lowlands. A few folks are choosing to rise above the persistent fog by heading to their favorite ski ...

MONDAY, JAN. 13, 2014

Skiers to explore Mount Spokane under the stars

WINTER SPORTS -- Gather your skis, skins and headlamp for and evening of food, climbing and downhilling under the stars at Mount Spokane on Jan. 24.  Mountain Gear is sponsoring Nachtspektakel ...

TUESDAY, JAN. 7, 2014

Nordic skiing events coming up around Spokane

WINTER SPORTS -- Several special nordic skiing activities are gearing up this week, according to Spokane Nordic. Time to dig in: Hands-on Waxing Clinic Friday, Jan. 10 at 6 p.m. -- A two-hour class on base ...

SUNDAY, JAN. 5, 2014

FRIDAY, DEC. 27, 2013

Another snowshoe trail marked on Mount Spokane

WINTER SPORTS -- Yesterday I noted two snowshoeing trails recently marked on Mount Spokane for all to follow. Today, snowshoer Warren D. Walker announced that another route has been flagged (tape to ...

THURSDAY, DEC. 26, 2013

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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 27, 2013

Nordic skiing gears up at Mount Spokane

WINTER SPORTS -- This is transition time for nordic skiers and snowshoers at Mount Spokane State Park. This week:  State Park staff was out recently to clear about 50 trees ...

MONDAY, NOV. 18, 2013

SATURDAY, NOV. 16, 2013

Snowshoers flocking to Mount Spokane

WINTER SPORTS -- Snow conditions in the Mount Spokane Cross-Country Skiing Park were ungroomed but excellent for snow shoeing, says Warren Walker, who checked out the area today and snapped this ...

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