Outdoors

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 19, 2014

Orienteers invite newbies to Manito Park course

ORIENTEERING -- The Eastern Washington Orienteering Club's first event of 2014 is set for Saturday, Feb. 22, at Manito Park (18th and Grand) in Spokane. This is a great map, compass and ...

FRIDAY, OCT. 25, 2013

Orienteers invite families to navigate through Manito Park

View Larger Map ORIENTEERING -- The Eastern Washington Orienteering Club will celebrate haunting season in the sixth annual Vampire O event Saturday (Oct. 26) at Manito Park. Participants will search for control points by headlamp or ...

FRIDAY, SEPT. 13, 2013

Orienteering classes, event offered in Spokane

NAVIGATION – A day of orienteering classes and activities geared to novices is set for Sept. 21 to celebrate National Orienteering Week at the Gonzaga  University campus. Orienteering is a wild-land ...

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 7, 2013

Author revives art of naturally finding your way

NAVIGATION -- Long before GPS, Google Earth, and global transit, humans traveled vast distances using only environmental clues and simple instruments. John Huth, Harvard physics professor and author of The Lost Art ...

THURSDAY, OCT. 18, 2012

Orienteers invite families to navigate through Manito Park

View Larger Map ORIENTEERING -- The Eastern Washington Orienteering Club will celebrate haunting season in the fifth annual Vampire O event Saturday (Oct. 20) at Manito Park. Participants will search for control points by headlamp or ...

TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012

FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2011

TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2011

Expedition Idaho teams near Hiawatha Trail

ADVENTURE RACING -- I can't report where the coed teams are going in Expedition Idaho, the North Idaho adventure race that started Sunday -- that's a secret that even the racer's don't ...

MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2011

MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011

Riverside State Park plans forest thinning

STATE PARKS -- Preliminary plans to thin some forest areas in Riverside State Park to reduce fire danger and the spread of bark beetle infestations will be presented at a public ...

MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011

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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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