September 21, 2008 in Outdoors

Out & About

 
Courtesy Save Our Wild Salmon photo

Learn the connection between wheat and salmon at the wild salmon dinner.Courtesy Save Our Wild Salmon
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OUTJUMP

Schweitzer stars in Jib Jam flick

Some of the top freeride skiers in the world soared over Schweitzer this spring with the cameras humming, and now the finished Jib Jam flick is returning for its world premiere Thursday at the Panida Theater in Sandpoint.

See John Spriggs, Kyler Cooley and Oscar Scherlin doing their stuff on the big screen, along with another film by Poor Boyz Productions called “Reasons.” Prizes, too.

Show starts 7 p.m. Cost: $7.

OUTDINE

Wheat, wine and wild salmon

What: Multi-course salmon dinner by Chef David Hill followed by Washington commercial fishermen and wheat farmers discussion on the value of wheat and wild salmon to our region and the opportunities for restoring wild Snake River salmon.

Who: Sponsored by Save Our Wild Salmon, Slow Food Spokane River and Spokane Falls Trout Unlimited.

When: Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.

Where: Hill’s Restaurant & Lounge, 401 W. Main.

Cost: $45.

Reserve a seat online: www.brownpapertickets.com/ event/41305.

Info: Sam Mace (509) 747-2030.

OUTPEDAL

Don’t put away those bikes

The Chewelah Valley Lions Fall Bike Tour starts at 10 a.m. on Oct. 5 for a 25- or 50-mile scenic round-trip ride starting and ending at Chewelah City Park.

The 50-milers will breeze through Springdale and past Waitts Lake, fueled by food stops along the way.

Info: (509) 935-6635

OUTLOOK

Best fishing times

Lunar tables from the U.S. Naval Observatory. Be fishing at least one hour before and one hour after peak times. Applies to all time zones. (* indicates best days.)

Through Sept. 28

* Today

6:15 a.m., 6:45 p.m.

Monday

7:15 a.m., 7:45 p.m.

Tuesday

8:15 a.m., 8:45 p.m.

Wednesday

9:15 a.m., 9:40 p.m.

Thursday

10:05 a.m., 10:30 p.m.

Friday

10:55 a.m., 11:15 p.m.

* Saturday

11:40 a.m., midnight

* Next Sunday

12:25 p.m., 12:45 a.m.

See the Hunting-Fishing Report every Friday in Sports


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