Stories tagged: skiing
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 25, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
After about 74 acres of land were cleared for new ski runs that opened in December, the Lands Council’s Old Growth Hike shifted focus from advocating against the expansion to …
Thu., May 2, 2019, 3:52 p.m.
Silver Mountain will open Sunday for one day. Lift tickets are free and Chair 2 will be open.
Sun., April 7, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
Yellowstone’s interior roads open to car traffic on April 19. Until then the nonmotorized crowd has a special time to itself.
Fri., March 29, 2019, 6 a.m.
A friend of mine just returned from a mountain-hopping trip through the Colorado Rockies. He had quite an adventure and the skiing and riding there is of an epic scale. …
Mon., March 25, 2019, 6 a.m.
On any given winter morning at Mount Spokane, you’re likely to see a handful of headlamps picking woven up the snowy slopes of Spokane’s namesake mountain.
Mon., March 25, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
Morning skiers knocking out a lap or two on Mount Spokane before work will find it hard to make their 9 a.m. meetings next season.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
Another race won, another crystal trophy earned, another World Cup record written by Mikaela Shiffrin.
Sun., March 17, 2019, 5 a.m.
At the Sports Creel, Micah and TJ Genteman pay attention. They notice the things that make people individuals, and they find the right equipment, make the right adjustments. Thanks to …
Thu., March 14, 2019, 10:11 p.m.
Mikaela Shiffrin won the World Cup super-G title for her first globe in a speed event and 10th overall. Dominik Paris secured the men’s title by winning the season-ending race …
Wed., March 13, 2019, 4:22 p.m.
From my first lesson, I’ve learned that skiing starts with the feet. In a yoga session, your instructor’s first order is to activate your feet. The power you feel from …
Thu., March 7, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
From adrenaline filled alpine descents to meditative Nordic trips, western Montana offers everything a skier could want
The immaculately groomed Nordic trails stretch out like corduroy ribbons on the glistening hillsides around Lone Mountain Ranch.
Mon., March 4, 2019, 6 a.m.
The woods were quiet except for the hiss of my skis slicing through snow. The sun, clouded and glum back in Spokane, shone bright on the winter backcountry tableau south …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – Mikaela Shiffrin clinched the World Cup overall title for the third straight year in “strange” circumstances after snowstorms prevented the women’s super-G race in Sochi from …
Sat., March 2, 2019, 6 a.m.
Cris Currie has been president of Friends of Mount Spokane for more than 20 years. He knows the place backward and forward and has channeled that passion into a 247-page …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Spokesman-Review Outdoors section is happy to restart a regular installment featuring outdoor trips throughout the Spokane area. In the 1990s, longtime Spokesman-Review outdoors editor Rich Landers ran his popular …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 7:44 p.m.
Indian Canyon Golf Course is open this winter for cross-country skiing, thanks to enough snow and low temperatures.
Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
Mikaela Shiffrin couldn’t breathe. She felt like she was suffocating. She had no energy, and self-doubt had set in.
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 6 a.m.
Winter weather can be cruel. An Arctic storm delivered nearly a foot of snow to Mount Spokane last weekend. It arrived riding a wave of bitter cold, high winds and …
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 4 p.m.
The Spokane Nordic Ski Association is hosting a Junior National Qualifier race Saturday and Sunday at Mount Spokane.
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
Anyone expecting Lindsey Vonn to take it easy in her last race should think again.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 10:39 a.m.
One of the hallmarks of Lindsey Vonn’s career has been the way she bounces back from major crashes time and time again. So perhaps it’s fitting that the most successful …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 10:41 a.m.
As Mikaela Shiffrin hopped atop the podium to celebrate another gold medal, Lindsey Vonn was nearby on the sidelines of the finish area, stretching her ailing knees and explaining just …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 6:29 p.m.
Mikaela Shiffrin won the last women’s World Cup slalom before the world championships on Saturday for her personal-best 13th victory of the season.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 6 a.m.
“First on, last off” is the motto of the Mount Spokane Ski Patrol. Early morning before the hill opens, patrollers stage first aid gear and toboggans, set rope lines and …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
Lindsey Vonn isn’t quite done yet. The most successful female World Cup skier in history says she remains “hopeful” that she can fix her ailing knees and race again.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
Furloughed federal employees can ski at Silver Mountain Resort for $29 for the next three days.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
What was evident all weekend for Lindsey Vonn became clear to everyone else on Sunday. The American skier’s surgically repaired knees simply don’t let her apply the power she requires …
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 6 a.m.
Snowmobilers, backcountry skiers lobby U.S. Forest Service to adopt shared-use plan for the Lookout Pass backcountry area
In a jam-packed room lined with lockers and the musky smell of oft-wet clothing, a circle of 25 covered familiar ground.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 8:01 a.m.
Austrian skier Ramona Siebenhofer won her second World Cup downhill in two days, while Lindsey Vonn finished tied for ninth Saturday in the second race of her return from injury. …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:46 a.m.
Lindsey Vonn made an uncharacteristic mistake midway down the slope and finished tied for 15th in a downhill on her return from injury. Austrian skier Ramona Siebenhofer claimed her first …