Outdoors

Reblazing Chilco Trail

Trail maintenance

More volunteers, especially from the hiking community, are needed for a trail reconstruction project on South Chilco Mountain June 29.

Jack O’Brien of Hayden Lake, Idaho, is coordinating with the project with the Fernan Ranger District to provide expert guidance and tools for the project to repair and re-route about two miles of trail to the scenic summit of South Chilco Mountain north of Coeur d’Alene.

Members of the Panhandle Trail Riders have already pledge support for the project, O’Brien said. Additional volunteers can sign up by calling O’Brien at (208) 772-3412. , DataTimes


Click here to comment on this story »


Rich Landers

Rich Landers

More Outdoors Columns »
More Outdoors Blog Posts »

Most recent column

Landers: Over-snow vehicle rule seeks backcountry balance

Snowmobiles and other over-snow vehicles eventually will be allowed to ride only on roads, trails and areas specifically designated for their use, according to a rule being adopted by the U.S. Forest Service. The policy for managing over-snow vehicles on national forests and grasslands was …


Recent blog posts



Outdoors Calendar

Submit Your Event »




Outdoors Photography

More SR Photo Galleries »
More Reader Photos »


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