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MONDAY, NOV. 13, 2017

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 18, 2017

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 13, 2017

TUESDAY, MAY 2, 2017

THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017

FRIDAY, MARCH 10, 2017

TUESDAY, SEPT. 20, 2016

Karl Meltzer arrives at the finish area to break the record for running the length of the Appalachian Trail on Sept. 18, 2016. (Carl Rosen / Red Bull Content Pool)

Appalachian Trail speed record set by ultrarunner

TRAILS -- On Sept. 18, at 3:38 a.m., professional ultrarunner Karl “Speedgoat” Meltzer, 48, emerged from the Appalachian Trail’s southern terminus at Springer Mountain, Ga., to set an Appalachian Trail supported thru-hike speed record of 45 days 22 hours and 38 minutes. Meltzer started his supported...

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MONDAY, AUG. 1, 2016

Jackass Hill Climb, Aug. 20, 2016, at Silver Mountain.

Jackass Hill Climb could kick your butt

ENDURANCE -- Trail Maniacs are organizing the second Jackass Hill Climb for trail runners, and this year, for mountain bikers, too, on Aug. 20 at Silver Mountain. Bust your butt to the top of the mountain and then enjoy the annual brews and music festival....

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SUNDAY, MAY 1, 2016

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2016

THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016

MONDAY, NOV. 16, 2015

SUNDAY, JULY 12, 2015

FRIDAY, MAY 1, 2015

THURSDAY, APRIL 9, 2015

FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 2015

Skiers start the first leg of the Leadman Triathlon on Silver Mountain. (Courtesy photo)

Silver Mountain says Leadman Triathlon is a go

MULTISPORTS -- Although the region's ski resorts have closed for the season, there's still enough snow at Silver Mountain above Kellogg to start the first leg of a popular multisport down-the-mountain spring event. The 11th annual NASCO LEADMAN Triathlon will be held April 25. The...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15, 2014

MONDAY, SEPT. 22, 2014

John Beck of the Eastern Washington Orienteering club, in yellow, teaches a family how to read an orienteering map.   (Rich Landers)

Orienteering event for public at Mirabeau Park

NAVIGATION --The Eastern Washington Orienteering Club will be celebrating National Orienteering Week on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Mirabeau Point in Spokane Valley. In addition to the outdoor event, there will be two classes on orienteering, an introductory class and an advanced skills class, offered through...

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MONDAY, SEPT. 1, 2014

THURSDAY, AUG. 28, 2014

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 20, 2014

MONDAY, AUG. 11, 2014



TUESDAY, MAY 20, 2014

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories and columns for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including Outdoors feature sections on Sunday and Thursday.




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