Stories tagged: reader photo
Wed., Nov. 13, 2019
Joanie Christian took this photo of a quail in a golden tamarack in her front yard in October. “They were traversing about on the branches of the tree like it …
Wed., Nov. 6, 2019
A great gray owl looks out across its Rocky Mountain kingdom as the sun slowly sets and the temperature begins to drop. Buck Domitrovich took this photo in Southwest Montana …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 30, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife had to remove a momma moose and her two babies from Audubon Park on Friday. This photo, taken by Melaine Williams, shows a …
Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
A young coyote has its prey in sight along a trail on the Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge on a cold frosty morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
Aspens are changing to autumn colors as Meredith Heick treks the trails southwest of Spokane at Fishtrap Lake.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 9, 2019
Jerry Rolwes spotted an unusual looking bird in Cannon Hill pond on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 2, 2019
Stan Snow saw this mother and baby moose while riding along the Trail of the Coeur d’Alenes in late August. “I just happened to see these two beautiful creatures taking …
Wed., Sept. 25, 2019
William Siler took this photo of a Cooper’s hawk taking a break on the South Hill on Sept. 7. Web extra: Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance to …
Thu., Sept. 19, 2019
Out of velvet and ready for the fall rut found this large bull moose putting on a few more pounds before the main event begins.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 11, 2019
Mary Jo Stauner took this photo of a female California quail on July 24 on Spokane’s South Hill.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 4, 2019
A hummingbird visits Angela Roth’s backyard in Nine Mile Falls earlier this summer.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019
Spokane is a city built in the trees, and over time all manner of birds and animals take up residence in our trees and bushes.
Wed., Aug. 21, 2019
Jane Patten took this photo of Linea Jantz riding on Mount Spokane’s Trail 140. Colorful fireweed lines the trail.
Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
Bruce Cunningham took this photo of Gunsight Mountain in the foreground, with Hunt Mountain to the right and Hunt Lake below, in North Idaho’s Selkirk Mountains earlier this month.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019
Jim Patten took this photo of a mule deer buck in velvet while hiking near Palisades Park. Web extra: Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance to be published …
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019
Family of otters takes up residence near Cheney.
Wed., July 17, 2019
A hummingbird snacks on bee balm last Thursday in Four Lakes. Bee balm is native to North America and is found mostly in wooded areas. Its colorful flowers are attractive …
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019
A moose calf stands next to its mother on the Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge June 25, 2019. The photographer, Buck Domitrovich, used a telephoto lens so as not to disturb …
Wed., July 3, 2019
Photographer David Sams took this photo of a coyote Monday morning at Riverside State Park. The coyote is still in the process of shedding its winter coat, Sams said.
Wed., June 26, 2019
Two adult loons care for two chicks early in June. Baby loons only ride on their parents back for the first week or two after hatching, said photographer Joanie Christian. …
UPDATED: Wed., June 19, 2019
Spokane climber Nick Sweeney took this photo of a circumhorizontal arc (rainbow cloud), an optical phenomenon created by the formation of ice halos, hovering over an unknown peak near the …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019
While vacationing in Cape May, New Jersey, Buck Domitrovich saw this great egret. Egrets are rare in Spokane, although seven briefly made the Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge their home this …
Wed., May 29, 2019
Two herons rest on pilings near Usk, Washington, earlier this month. Web extra: Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance to be published in our weekly print edition and …
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019
Lisa Miller took this photo of a squirrel living in a birdhouse in Loon Lake, Washington, several years ago in May.
Wed., May 15, 2019
A merlin carries a parakeet in its talons on Monday
Wed., May 8, 2019
William Siler took this photo of newly hatched Canada Geese at Mirror Pond in Manito Park on May 6, 2019. Web extra: Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance …
UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019
Hummingbirds are back in the Inland Northwest! Pictured here is a male calliope feeding on a salvia plant on Cortney Litwin’s deck in Spokane, Friday. Web extra: Submit your own …
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019
Jerry Rolwes took this photo of a bluebird feeding at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge
Wed., April 17, 2019
Gary Miller took this photo of the roots of a long-fallen tree April 4 near Fishtrap Lake, Washington.
Wed., April 10, 2019
Two male turkeys put on a show for a rather disinterested hen on Sunday. Cindy Miller took this photo along the Spokane River near Mead.