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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 5, 2014

Lessons from rafting the Canyon: pee bottle

CAMPING -- Urine management is required on rivers, but it's also worth consideration on virtually any camping trip where a vault toilet isn't close by camp. I thought about this ...

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MONDAY, SEPT. 12, 2011

Metaline Falls set to roar again on Sept. 20

RIVERS – Last September, for the first time in 27 years, the Pend Oreille River's Metaline Falls were exposed as workers lowered the reservoir behind Boundary Dam for dam maintenance. Starting ...

FRIDAY, SEPT. 9, 2011

Lochsa River boater access to be upgraded

RIVER RUNNING -- The U.S. Forest Service is planning to upgrade facilities at four Lochsa River access points in the next year. Site #1 Fish Creek Boat Launch:  Work includes addition of ...

THURSDAY, AUG. 4, 2011

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MONDAY, MAY 23, 2011

High flows restrict access to Montana rivers

RIVERS -- High river flows have forced closures to any kind of rafting or boating on portions of two Montana rivers -- The Smith and Belt Creek -- plus access restrictions for the ...

THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2011

SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2011

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2011

FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2011

Logjam blocking the Salmon River

RIVER RUNNING -- Federal forest officials are taking a wait-and-see approach to a massive logjam that has formed on section of the Main Salmon River, according to a story just ...

SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2011

Snag blocking portion of Devils Toenail rapid

RIVER RUNNING -- At  8 a.m.  this morning,  a large snag was stuck in the left slot in the Spokane River's notorious Devil's Toenail near the Spokane Rifle Club. "Scout from ...

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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