Video: What’s Up With Fat Bikes?

WINTER SPORTS -- Fat bikes, snow bikes.... whatever you call them, they're catching on year-round with a niche of the cycling community that's mobilizing on ballooned out tires.  Get a ...

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Schweitzer Mountain to open lifts Saturday

WINTER SPORTS -- Schweitzer Mountain Resort above Sandpoint announced today that it will open two chairlifts for skiing this weekend. The Basin Express and Musical Chairs lifts will be open ...

MONDAY, NOV. 21, 2011

Idaho web cams: Links for ski areas, highways

WINTER SPORTS -- Technology has made it easier than ever to monitor snow conditions for the region's mountain passes and winter sports resorts.  Click on the following links for web cam views ...

THURSDAY, JAN. 6, 2011

Schweitzer offers free nordic lessons

WINTER SPORTS -- North Idaho cross-country skiers don't have to head to the annual Winterfest at 49 Degrees North this weekend to find free nordic skiing lessons. Schweitzer Mountain and ...

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 24, 2010

Skiers making tracks at nordic areas

NORDIC SKIING -- Cross-country skiers aren’t being left out in the cold as early snowfall covers trails and allows downhill ski resorts to open.  Here’s the latest report:Mount Spokane: The ...

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 ...

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