Outdoors

TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014

THURSDAY, FEB. 20, 2014

Another powder skier suffocates in tree well

WINTER SPORTS -- It happened last week at Whitefish Mountain Resort in Montana, and now another report from Wednesday of a Washington skier without a partner falling into a powder ...

MONDAY, JAN. 27, 2014

10 tips for safer snowmobiling

WINTER SPORTS -- An insurance company compiled this list of safety tips for snowmobilers based on data of what most often goes wrong. Heed these guidelines and you'll stay out of ...

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 22, 2014

Outdoor Retailer groups demo new winter gear

WINTER SPORTS -- The annual Outdoor Retailer winter expo brings out the latest outdoor gear for a show in Salt Lake City. There's cool stuff to explore, and  Interior Secretary ...

FRIDAY, JAN. 3, 2014

Eagle Cap Extreme puts sled dogs to test

WINTER SPORTS -- It's the only Iditarod and Yukon Quest sled dog race qualifier in the lower 48 that takes place west of the Rocky Mountains -- and it's virtually in ...

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20, 2013

FRIDAY, NOV. 15, 2013

Some ski resorts may open this weekend

WINTER SPORTS -- Lookout Pass and 49 Degrees North ski areas have put skiers and boarders on alert that snow is piling up on their slopes and, depending on what ...

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 6, 2013

MONDAY, OCT. 14, 2013

TUESDAY, APRIL 2, 2013

TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2013

MONDAY, FEB. 25, 2013

TUESDAY, JAN. 29, 2013

FRIDAY, JAN. 25, 2013

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 23, 2013

Sled dog racing hits full stride this week

WINTER SPORTS -- Sled dog racing hits high gear in the Inland Northwest starting this week -- and skiers should note that skijoring is a category insome sled dog racing ...

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 16, 2013

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 9, 2013

Ski resorts host newcomers with sweet deals

WINTER SPORTS -- January is national “Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month,” and most of Idaho's 18 winter resorts are offering incentives for newcomers to try out their snow sports. In addition, the Bring ...

THURSDAY, JAN. 3, 2013

MONDAY, DEC. 24, 2012

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.

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