Stories tagged: 2013 outdoors
Sun., Jan. 5, 2014
2013 outdoors: Best gear of the year
We’ve said goodbye to 2013, but not to the best gear I tested this year. Of the dozens of products I put through the paces, these eight items stood out …
Sun., Dec. 29, 2013, 4:54 a.m.
2013: Year reviewed from outdoors perspective
A record-smashing run of fall chinook salmon to the Columbia River helped balance the mood for 2013 with the pall of gridlock that stretched into the outdoors from the halls …
Sun., Dec. 29, 2013, 4:52 a.m.
2013 outdoors: Out & About
Sherpas riot in a cultural clash on Mount Everest. American guide Melissa Arnot intervenes to save three climbers, including famed Swiss alpinist Ueli Steck, from the stone-throwing mob. (See video …
Sun., Dec. 29, 2013, 4:45 a.m.
2013 outdoors: Fishing highlights
The total 2013 count of about 953,225 adult fall chinook in the Columbia River at Bonneville Dam this year smashed the record of 610,244 set in 2003. The chinook run …
Sun., Dec. 29, 2013, 4:44 a.m.
2013 outdoors: Wolf issues
The gray wolf, reintroduced to the Rockies in the mid-1990s, continued to leave its mark across the Northwest in 2013 and into the legislatures. Here are some highlights. • Idaho …