Outdoors

SUNDAY, DEC. 8, 2013

Palouse Falls stunning at 10 degrees

STATE PARKS -- Jon Jonckers of Spokane found stunning contrasts at Palouse Falls State Park as mist from the 185-foot waterfall froze on the surrounding cliffs in the 10-degree temperatures ...

TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013

Forest Service biologist to lead nature hike

HIKING -- Join a Colville National Forest wildlife biologist on his annual naturalist’s tour of the Elk Creek Trail near Sullivan Lake on May 18.  Mike Borysewicz, a veteran wildlife biologist at the ...

MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2013

MONDAY, JAN. 21, 2013

Photographer finds ice framing Palouse Falls

STATE PARKS -- Palouse Falls State Park is worth a trip any time of year. But Spokane photographer Craig Goodwin braved temperatures in the teens for a visit this week and likes ...

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2012

MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2012

SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 2012

Kayaker claims first descent of Towell Falls

PADDLING -- Brian Jamieson claimed the first kayak descent of Towell Falls Saturday in the BLM's Rock Creek/Escure Ranch area 20 miles south of Sprague The proof is captured here by photographer ...

THURSDAY, DEC. 8, 2011

Paddlers plunge over 90-foot falls for video

KAYAKING -- A trio of kayakers raised the eyebrows of local officials recently by paddling over 90-foot Noccalula Falls in Etowah County, Alabama. See the story. The paddlers risked big fines and a tongue ...

FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2011

SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2011

MONDAY, MAY 23, 2011

TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2011

Upper Palouse Falls worth a hike

HIKING -- This is prime time to visit Palouse Falls State Park, where the water is rushing and the landscape is starting to get green.  But don't be content to ...

MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2011

Great weekend for waterfalls

HIKING -- Reports from paddling friends say Hangman Creek had dropped too low for good canoeing over the weekend. Meanwhile, the Palouse River was flowing too big for safe paddling. ...


Rich Landers

Rich Landers’ Outdoors blog


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.


Follow online:


Recent posts


Close

Sections


Profile

Close

Contact the Spokesman

Main switchboard:
(509) 459-5000
(800) 338-8801
Newsroom:
(509) 459-5400
(800) 789-0029
Customer service:
(800) 338-8801