Stories tagged: outdoors
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 4:57 p.m.
Matt Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
Spokane Valley’s Jaimie Belknap became a finalist in Extreme Huntress, a national hunting competition, in June.
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will offer 12 free days next year. On free days, visitors won’t need a Discover Pass to visit state parks by vehicle.
Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
When driving into Silver Star Mountain Resort near Vernon, British Columbia, you enter a colorful village modeled after an 1800s-era mining town that feels a bit like visiting a theme …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
Climate change is, nearly by definition, an overwhelming subject.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
A study of sturgeon in Hells Canyon determined a significant portion of the long-lived fish have hooks and other fishing tackle in their digestive tracts, but they seem to be …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 5:23 p.m.
A busy season of trail work and maintenance is winding to a close in the Spokane area.
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 3:31 p.m.
Spokane alpinist Jess Roskelley will speak at Mountain Gear (2002 N. Division St.) on Nov. 1 at 7 p.m.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 3:10 p.m.
Washington’s Wolf Advisory Group is looking for new candidates to serve on the citizen committee that advises the department on wolf recovery and management.
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 1:20 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will stock roughly 147,000 trout in Washington lakes this fall, according to a news release.
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 7:59 a.m.
With winter just around the corner, the Spokane Nordic Ski Association has started trail preparation on Mount Spokane.
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 5 a.m.
Although archaeology has been around for centuries, “ice patch” archaeology really became a new discipline in 1991 when Otzi the Iceman – a 5,000-year-old body nearly perfectly preserved – was …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 5 a.m.
“Don’t you dare tell me to take up swimming,” I warn the surgeon. He’s is visibly struggling not to roll his eyes.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 12:35 p.m.
A 900-pound grizzly wandered into the garage of a Hutterite Colony in Montana, Wednesday.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 9 a.m.
Emily Stevenson was depressed. The Gonzaga student hadn’t slept well in three years. The rigors of her engineering school work threatened to overwhelm her.
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Patricia Magaret took this photo of three whitetail deer perusing her backyard in Pullman on Oct. 3. Magaret wrote, “Back yard visitors, tomato thieves and creatures of beauty.”
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
The director of Washington’s wildlife management agency will hold an open house in Spokane on Nov. 5.
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018
Joanna Balin took this shot of Prussik Peak in the North Cascades on Oct. 3. Between May 15 and Oct. 31, the Enchantments require a permit to camp overnight. Starting …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 3:11 p.m.
The Bower Climbing Coalition, a Spokane climbing nonprofit, is hosting a cleanup of the Dishman climbing area near the Dishman Hills Conservation Area.
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
As with any relationship, Carol and Greg Onofrio, have their share of sadness and struggle. But the couple who just recently moved from Colorado to Spokane have discovered their own …
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 4:09 p.m.
The Ferry County Rail Trail took another step toward completion earlier this month.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 4:02 p.m.
By design, this hunting opportunity for wounded veterans of the armed forces is supposed to give hunters as good a chance of shooting a moose as possible. Since it began …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced a $837,000 grant to Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks to combat invasive mussels, according to a news release. The funds will improve inspection and …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 2:24 p.m.
The Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park closed Sept. 29 because of a snowstorm and early-winter weather, according to a news release.
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 2:19 p.m.
Extend your fishing season with the Silver Bow Fly Shop.
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
I killed a male turkey Saturday. A tom, in hunter speak. He was the first animal I’ve intentionally killed in 20 years.
Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 2:22 p.m.
Zombies will be crawling through Riverside State Park later this month.
Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 5 a.m.
It all began with a Facebook post. As a nature photographer, a stunning image of a grizzly sow and cubs crossing the tundra in a snowstorm caught my eye. The …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 11