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April 28, 2013 in Outdoors
Rich Landers photo

A hiker carefully poses by a bitterroot, a hearty wildflower growing in a rocky trail section of the Dishman Hills Natural Area.

April 26, 2013 in Outdoors
Aaron Theisen photo

Rich Landers of Spokane, left, and Craig Romano of Mount Vernon, Wash., co-authored Day Hiking Eastern Washington, a trail guidebook highlighting 125 walking routes. The book was published in April 2013 by the Mountaineers-Books

Day Hiking Eastern Washington, published in April 2013 by the Mountaineers-Books, is a guide to 125 hiking trails by Rich Landers and Craig Romano.

May 16, 2010 in Outdoors
Rich Landers photo

Chuck Huber and a group of Spokane Mountaineers hiked through the Slavin Conservation Area on Wednesday.