Stories tagged: adventure
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 6 a.m.
2016 inspiring state adventurers: Feats by land, sea and sky
Rowing the Mississippi River. Bagging Mount Rainier for the 500th time. Winning the Mountain Running world championship. Kayaking from Alaska to Washington.
Sat., April 9, 2016, midnight
‘Sufferfest’ climber-filmmaker dusts off for National Geographic Live
Cedar Wright is bringing his uncomfortable relationship with climbing and film-making to Spokane.
Thu., July 16, 2015, midnight
Midstokke: Outdoor adventure awaits for those who seek it
A bomb has just exploded in my living room. There are boots and backpacks, trekking poles, various sizes of hydration bladders, headlamps, camp stoves, more head lamps, first aid kits, …
Sat., March 8, 2014, midnight
Adventure writer Peter Stark to read at Auntie’s
As failures go, it was a glorious one, in Peter Stark’s estimation. With sights on the Pacific Coast, one party of explorers set out by sea, a “shaggy bunch” of …
Sun., Nov. 3, 2013, midnight
Out & About: Salt baiting Illegal in Idaho
OUTLAW – Elk and deer are crazy for salt, and that craving, exploited by unethical and illegal hunters, is getting them killed, according to Idaho Department of Fish and Game …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2011, 6:39 a.m.
Family endures ultra adventure in Sahara
T he Sahara Desert was a high point for the Lowe family, led by a father with a weakness for challenging his endurance. In the past year, Ted Lowe of …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2011, midnight
Hazards of desert trek paled to Cairo taxi
“Cairo was a dump,” Ted Lowe said, recalling the day he arrived in Egypt with his daughter and son to race an ultramarathon in the Sahara Desert. They bought all …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2010, midnight
When it comes to breathing, South Side resident Dr. Richard Byrd is an expert, but not just because he’s a pulmonary specialist at Rockwood Clinic. When he isn’t working, Byrd, …
Sun., March 22, 2009, midnight
Out & About
Two Coeur d’Alene-based adventure travel companies received top international rankings in National Geographic Adventure magazine’s January feature on “The Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth.”
Sun., Feb. 22, 2009, midnight
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