The Inland Northwest guide to hunting deer, elk, waterfowl, grouse, chukars, with special reports and updates on the new four-point whitetail antler restrictions, vehicle restrictions at Mica Peak, non-toxic shot requirements at pheasant release sites and the latest on wolves.
Sun., Oct. 2, 2011
New maps help hunters zero in
Washington hunters can zero in on boundaries of Washington game management units with a new online map tool developed by Northwest Maps, 10525 E. Sprague Ave., in Spokane Valley. • …
Sun., Sept. 25, 2011
Disabled hunters can apply to ride gated roads
Handicapped hunters in the Inland Northwest are making inroads to decent hunting opportunities on the Idaho Panhandle National Forests as well the Colville National Forest and two timberland companies. Deadlines …
Sun., Sept. 25, 2011
Bagging trophy wasn’t goal of man with coveted ram tag
When Mandy Miles drew a coveted bighorn sheep tag for Idaho’s Unit 11, he decided he wanted three things. 1. Look for a nice “old” ram.
Thu., Sept. 15, 2011, 6:06 a.m.
Landers: Hunters’ deodorizing products can’t fool wildlife
One of the hunting industry’s most successful marketing strategies in the past decade has never passed my sniff test. But sportsmen have spent millions of dollars buying manufacturer claims that …
Thu., Sept. 15, 2011
Focus on kids
A lot of “educating” can be done during the special youth upland bird and waterfowl seasons in Idaho and Washington. Since only youths under the age of 16 can shoot …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2011, 6:11 a.m.
Biologists post Washington hunting prospects on web
HUNTING — Washington Fish and Wildlife Department biologists and staffers have posted on the agency’s webesite their observations on prospects for hunting this fall. There’s information for districts across the …
Tue., Sept. 13, 2011, 8:37 a.m.
Special 2011 hunting section coming Thursday
HUNTING — See 12 pages of updates and tips for hunters heading into the field for the 2011 hunting seasons in our annual hunting section, coming in the Thursday paper …