Stories tagged: outdoors
Mon., July 16, 2018, 3:31 a.m.
Buck Alderman just doesn’t get it. On Tuesday the Post Falls resident hiked up Scotchman Peak northeast of Clark Fork, Idaho. On the way up a group of mountain goats …
Sun., July 15, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
After years of training, my 13-year-old daughter and I recently met a long-term goal of paddling a canoe down a whitewater river, day after day, without spills, swims or mishaps.
Sat., July 14, 2018, 6 a.m.
Fisheries managers for the Idaho Department of Fish and Game are beginning to get a clearer picture of last fall’s alarmingly low return of wild B-run steelhead.
Sat., July 14, 2018, 4 a.m.
The four dams on the Lower Snake River are in no danger of going away. At least not at the hands of congressional candidates for Eastern Washington.
Sat., July 14, 2018
Due to high fire danger, the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, working with Stevens County, has temporarily closed a portion of state land to shooting.
Fri., July 13, 2018, 6:48 p.m.
The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission on Wednesday approved a wolf hunting season this fall that allows for hunters to take up to 58 wolves, up from the 44 that …
Fri., July 13, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
Reconstruction of the historic Sperry Chalet has begun.
UPDATED: Sat., July 14, 2018, 4:57 p.m.
Two wolves forced a seasonal U.S. Forest Service into a tree on Thursday.
Fri., July 13, 2018, 9 a.m.
A stinky situation has been avoided on the Salmon River, at least temporarily.
Fri., July 13, 2018, 6 a.m.
They say that we cannot rush our healing, but I am pretty sure “they” just don’t hike enough.
Thu., July 12, 2018, 6 a.m.
Instead of fireworks, many Spokane recreationists celebrated the Fourth of July basking in nature’s beauty
Many Spokane recreationists beat the crowds and noise of the Fourth of July by heading into the wilderness.
Wed., July 11, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 12.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
Britten Jay, a guide at the Silver Bow Fly Shop, came across a terrible sight Monday. Roughly a dozen dead redband trout floating in the Spokane River near the wastewater …
Tue., July 10, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Spokane authors Abby and Harley McAllister will present a free program on exploring national parks with kids at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave.
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 9:47 a.m.
Suddenly, she’s walking faster. Nearly bouncing in her steps. Pulled forward as if hooked to an invisible string. She sees the Lochsa River and the memories from half a lifetime …
Sun., July 8, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
Don’t run – not from a charging wild animal or the facts, wildlife experts say.
Fri., July 6, 2018, 6 a.m.
Riding the rails in a four-seater, pedal-powered rail buggy along the Pend Oreille River last weekend was a surprisingly complete outdoor experience.
Thu., July 5, 2018, 6 a.m.
Snaking upward into the dark, a line of headlamps twinkles in the cold darkness of an early alpine morning. Each light a climber. Each climber a collection of hopes, desires …
Thu., July 5, 2018, 5:45 a.m.
Snow camping. Not everyone’s ideal form of father-son bonding.
Wed., July 4, 2018, 5:53 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for July 5.
Wed., July 4, 2018, 5:52 p.m.
Photographer Joanie Christian spotted this common loon in a lake in Pend Oreille County on Sunday.
Wed., July 4, 2018, 12:05 p.m.
A road accessing a boat launch for anglers is being repaired more than a year
Tue., July 3, 2018, 1:25 p.m.
The Glenrose trailhead, 3701 S. Thierman Road in the Dishman Hills Natural Area, is closed as Spokane County starts trailhead construction.
Mon., July 2, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Spokane’s annual outdoor recreation demo blowout featuring land and water activities is Saturday.
Mon., July 2, 2018, 5:16 a.m.
Blake Williams, 14, is a step closer to his collegiate dream. Fishing.
Sun., July 1, 2018, 3:57 a.m.
An injury slows me down forcing a slower pace of outdoor travel.
Sat., June 30, 2018, 4:12 p.m.
Soak, rinse, repeat. This is the gloriously relaxing routine along the 500-plus-mile
Fri., June 29, 2018, 12:41 p.m.
Chinook anglers will have a chance to harvest salmon in the Lochsa River later this month.
UPDATED: Fri., June 29, 2018, 12:46 p.m.
Sockeye salmon fishing opens on the Columbia River Sunday.
Fri., June 29, 2018, 12:23 p.m.
Visitors to the Palouse Ranger District of the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forests should be prepared for travel impacts and a campground closure due to a Latah County bridge replacement project …