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Outdoors blog skijoring archive

MONDAY, JAN. 23, 2017

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MONDAY, JAN. 12, 2015

MONDAY, DEC. 22, 2014

Skijoring with dogs is is allowed on designated groomed nordic skiing trails twice a week at Mount Spokane State Park (Diana Roberts)

Clinics prep skiers, dogs for skijoring

WINTERSPORTS -- Skiers can learn to have a wild time with their dogs during skijoring clinics this season. Skijoring is a sport in which a person wearing skis is drawn over snow dog-sledding style by one or more dogs. Clinics include: Jan. 8 at the...

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 23, 2013

Sled dog racing hits full stride this week

WINTER SPORTS -- Sled dog racing hits high gear in the Inland Northwest starting this week -- and skiers should note that skijoring is a category insome sled dog racing events nowadays. The Eagle Cap Extreme Sled Dog Race starts today (Jan. 23) and runs...

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TUESDAY, JAN. 22, 2013

TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2012

FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2011

Shelley Richards and Luna enjoy skijoring at Mount Spokane nordic trails, were dogs are allowed on a certain trail Sunday and Wednesday afternoons after 2 p.m. (Diana Roberts)

Skiers, dogs to give skijoring a try

SKIING -- If your dog has any pull around the house, its probably game for trying the skijoring demo at Mount Spokane on Sunday. Meet at 2:15 p.m. on the nordic ski trails where Linder Road passes ski trail Junction 1 (skiers an tell you...

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MONDAY, JAN. 10, 2011

Skijoring debuts at Sandpoint Winter Carnival

WINTER SPORTS -- The 37th annual Sandpoint Winter Carnival is adding some horsepower to its 37th annual event, which runs Wednesday through Sunday between venues from Sandpoint to Schweitzer Mountain Resort. Skijoring -- horses towing skeirs on a loop track and over jumps will debut...

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