Outdoors

What's there to do in the great outdoors? Here we've got a bevy of local outdoor activities and destinations to explore.

Updated 2 days, 9 hours ago

Kootenai Valley Resource Initiative hosts meeting

The Kootenai Valley Resource Initiative will be conducting multiple Meetings Monday, Sept. 21.

Updated 5 days, 10 hours ago
Bonners Ferry resident hikes over 40 miles in less than 14 hours

Over the weekend of Sep. 12-13, Benjamin Phillips and Weston Something sought out to achieve a fastest known time (FKT) record for the roughly 40-mile hike from McArthur Lake to Priest Lake.

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Mountain Mike’s owners to compete in state-long paddle race

In a little over a week, Julie Kirk and Josh Friedman will compete in a state-long, 650-mile paddle race together. The Bonners Ferry natives and owners of th...

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Air quality still poor, but slowly improving

After a few days of heavy smoke layering the air over the weekend, air quality in Bonners Ferry is gradually increasing at a steady rate.

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Pileated woodpecker: Idaho’s largest woodpecker with a red cap

Pileated woodpecker: Idaho’s largest woodpecker with a red cap

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Bonners Ferry Gun Club News — past and present

Bonners Ferry Gun Club News — past and present

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
The changing phases of the moon

The changing phases of the moon

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
KNWF to close auto tour road temporarily

KNWF to close auto tour road temporarily

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
The Maiden Hunt Series: Gretchen and Henry

The Maiden Hunt Series: Gretchen and Henry

Updated 2 weeks ago
Rehabbed osprey demonstrates danger of fishing line

Rehabilitated osprey shows the reality of litter on ospreys in Coeur d'Alene

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Take a break at Brush Lake and trail

“Of all the paths you take in life make sure a few of them are dirt.” John Muir 1838-1914 “Father of National Parks” naturalist and author.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
The best hikes around are closer to the sun

A friend who introduced me to custom firearms and the Idaho backcountry in winter, both of them accessible to anyone with a passion for either, once harveste...

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Volunteers needed for three trail projects in September in North Idaho

The nonprofit organization Idaho Trails Association is looking for volunteers to help maintain trails on one-day and weekend projects in September, including...

Updated 1 month ago
Angler catches walleye that is worth $1,000

A Sandpoint angler became the fifth person to reel in a walleye worth $1,000 from North Idaho’s Lake Pend Oreille .