Stories tagged: Salmo-Priest Wilderness
SATURDAY, SEPT. 3, 2016, 9:49 P.M.
Historic Little Snowy Top fire lookout destroyed in fire
Officials have confirmed that the historic Little Snowy Top fire lookout in the Salmo-Priest Wilderness was destroyed in a fire Saturday.
SUNDAY, MAY 31, 2015
Field reports: Grizzly researchers near Sullivan Lake
CRITTERS – Federal grizzly bear researchers are working near the Salmo-Priest Wilderness to trap and fit GPS collars on grizzly bears. The researchers also are trying to get DNA samples …
SATURDAY, JUNE 7, 2014
Pacific Northwest Trail offers lesser traveled trek through Idaho, Washington
About 20 people hike the length of the Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail each year, starting at Glacier National Park and trekking 1,200 miles to the Pacific Ocean. The trail …
SUNDAY, AUG. 21, 2011
Fall road closures seek to protect grizzlies near Sullivan Lake
Gypsy Peak, the highest mountain in Eastern Washington, is a little lonelier than usual this week. The annual late-summer closure has begun on two roads leading to prime recreation areas …
THURSDAY, JULY 7, 2011
Forest’s wild areas may get protection
To protect the rugged character of the Colville National Forest’s special places, more of them should be federally designated wilderness areas, forest officials say. The Colville’s managers proposed adding 101,000 …
SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2011
Out & About: Fishing reports coming Thursday
Fishing 2011, The Spokesman-Review’s annual update on fishing prospects, rules and opportunities throughout the Inland Northwest, will be inserted in the Thursday paper.
THURSDAY, JULY 29, 2010
Proposal for Colville National Forest a collaborative effort
A proposal to designate 215,000 acres of new wilderness areas in the Colville National Forest is drawing support from a broad coalition of forest users. The plan would expand the …