Stories tagged: Canoe
Sun., Aug. 28, 2016, midnight
100 years ago on the Columbia River: Brothers’ canoe trip turns deadly
From our archives, 100 years ago The canoeing vacation of brothers George and Walter Roos of Portland ended in tragedy at the The Dalles.
Wed., July 27, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
In brief: Bureau of Land Management closes Towell Falls to vehicles
Towell Falls Road in the
Thu., July 23, 2015, midnight
Free event gives kids a chance to try paddle sports
For those looking for something inexpensive, but fun and exciting for the kids to do out-of-doors this summer, look no farther than the free promotional water event – Paddle, Splash …
Thu., July 16, 2015, midnight
Jeff Larimer won in whitewater canoe at the 2012 Pan Am Games, but Olympic glory fell out of reach
There are plenty of whitewater paddlers who talk big, but former-Olympian Jeff Larimer isn’t one of them. Quiet and unassuming, he lets his paddle do the talking. The U.S. Olympic …
Mon., June 1, 2015, 10:03 a.m.
Body of second missing CdA man found, officials say
The bodies of both Coeur d’Alene men who went missing two weeks ago on a hiking and canoeing excursion have been found.
Sun., May 24, 2015, midnight
Out & About: Scotchmans group plans hikes, events
OUTDO – The Friends of the Scotchman Peaks Wilderness are launching another season of guided hikes, outings, trail work – along with gentle advocacy for securing wilderness designation for a …
Thu., Aug. 28, 2014, midnight
Landers: Next-level paddling, making the jump from cruising to serious sport
Anyone can move a canoe, kayak or stand-up paddleboard over the water, but precious few have savored the joy of paddling efficiently. When you see paddlers zigzagging up the Thorofare …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2011, 9 a.m.
Capt. Clark’s descendants make amends to tribe
After completing their journey west and spending a wet and wretched winter at the mouth of the Columbia River in 1806, William Clark and Meriwether Lewis prepared to head home. …
Fri., June 25, 2010, midnight
Man tossed from canoe found dead
A man whose body was recovered from the Spokane River shortly before 7 a.m. Thursday after he was tossed from a canoe near Post Falls was identified as Michael W. …