Stories tagged: outdoors
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is offering anglers opportunities for tight lines rather than long lines on the day after Thanksgiving.
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7:07 p.m.
Explore 120 acres that may be added to the Big Rock area of the Dishman Hills Conservation Area, Sunday
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
The Banff Mountain Film Festival’s Spokane lineup was selected today. Check out the films here.
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
It was a classic moviemaking scenario: One of the stars bails out during production and the new kid gets his shot at a role and comes up big. In this …
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 5 a.m.
As Montana grizzly bears have pushed beyond their usual mountain strongholds into the Bitterroot and Judith Basin areas, Washington state residents got a surprise visit this fall from a 476-pound …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:05 a.m.
The House of Representatives will vote Friday on whether to delist gray wolves in the contiguous United States.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7 p.m.
It’s eagle time.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 1:43 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 15
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9:46 a.m.
In a cavernous, and cold, warehouse in Airway Heights a group of Spokane Tribe of Indians fish biologists encircled a large, vicious-looking fish Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
Under threat of a lawsuit, the Idaho Fish and Game Commission voted unanimously Wednesday to temporarily suspend steelhead fishing on the Snake River, Salmon River and other waterways throughout the …
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018
Colville photographer Joanie Christian took this photo of a female common merganser while kayaking on the Colville River in late October.
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
Salmon and steelhead angling will remain closed from Buoy 10 to Hwy. 395 at Pasco through Dec. 31 on the Columbia River. Most tributaries remain open for salmon and steelhead …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
The Washington Butterfly Association will have a meeting on Wednesday. The meeting will be held at the Downtown Public Library in Room 1B and will run from 6 to 7:30 …
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
The Idaho Fish and Game Commission will meet Tuesday and Wednesday at the Panhandle Regional Office at 2885 W. Kathleen Ave. in Coeur d’Alene.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
The fate of the mountain caribou highlights the myriad ways in which habitat degradation impacts the natural world. And, it illustrates the unsavory choices conservationists often make about which species …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 7:08 p.m.
High adventure. Adrenaline. Introspection. Fear and awe. All will be on display at the Banff Mountain Film Festival in Spokane this coming weekend.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
Volunteerism and collaboration appear to be replacing a U.S. Forest Service proposal to charge a recreation fee to enter the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Despite what you might think, it’s still possible to travel to Cuba.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 5:35 p.m.
Voting for the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness annual photo contest opened Wednesday.
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
The head of Washington’s wildlife management service visited Spokane on Monday, fielding questions about wolves, hunting opportunities, bird watching, angling and more.
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 5 a.m.
Longtime wolf researcher Mark Boyce presented a paper reflecting on his 40 years of work – as well as the work of some of his students and colleagues – on …
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018
For the first time Washington wildlife officials will attempt to kill wolves from three separate packs.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 8.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 5:36 p.m.
Buck Domitrovich took this photo of a wood duck at Cannon Park in late October.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:59 a.m.
Idaho Fish and Game Director Virgil Moore will retire in January after a 41-year career with the agency that manages everything from smallmouth bass to large predators like black bears, …
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 5:26 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is accepting letters of interest through Dec. 31 for membership on its Master Hunter Advisory Group.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 4:04 p.m.
Two woodland caribou, a rarely seen member of the deer family, have been spotted in northwest Montana, according to a Montana Fish, Wildlfie & Parks news release.
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 12:57 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife confirmed that a member or members of the Togo wolf pack attacked and injured a calf on Oct. 26.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
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Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
Her first overnight backpacking trip. The first time she’d hiked more than 10 miles in one go. A cross-country adventure with a man she’d been dating for less than a …