Stories tagged: outdoors
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 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Avista isn’t taking sides on Initiative 1631 carbon fee because “climate change is a complicated policy issue.” If I remember correctly, that was my go-to excuse for not doing my …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
The most riveting scene in Free Solo, a blockbuster climbing documentary about free soloist Alex Honnold’s ropeless ascent of the 3,000-foot El Capitan, is shot in his van.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
Three adult coho salmon, the first from an effort by the Nez Perce Tribe to re-establish an extinct run, have returned to the Lostine River.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 10:11 a.m.
Six caribou in North Idaho and Washington – the last in the contiguous U.S. – will be relocated to Canada
Caribou, the Grey Ghosts of northern forests, will no longer roam the Lower 48.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
A female grizzly bear was shot multiple time in North Idaho, according to officials.
Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 9:35 a.m.
A documentary film following
Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 5 a.m.
It wasn’t that I’d always dreamed of going to Burning Man.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
Sno-Park permits go on sale today. The permits are required to park in designated parking lots with access for cross-country skiing, skijoring, snowmobiling, dog sledding, snowshoeing, tubing and other winter …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 5 a.m.
While autumn leaves are falling this month, trails are blooming at the 518-acre
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
In Idaho Schweitzer Mountain Resort had 2 inches of snow on Tuesday, said Sean Mirus, the resort’s director of marketing.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 5:18 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Oct. 18