Thursday, February 02, 2023


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

Updated 4 days, 9 hours ago

Winter ecology program announced

Area residents are invited to share a winter day studying the interactions of area wildlife with their environment.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
The birds and the seeds

Turn your backyard into a bird B&B with these helpful wintertime bird-feeding tips from the Idaho Department of Fish & Game.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
IDFG has a plan for big game emergencies

People aren’t the only ones who can find it a bit of a struggle when a heavy winter storm rolls through Idaho. Our state’s wildlife, specifically deer, elk a...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Don't wait to buy your 2023 hunting/fishing licenses

A lot of hunters and anglers see the cold, bitter months of January and February as the so-called “off-season.” It’s easy to see why — you step foot outside ...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Limited number of nonresident white-tailed deer tags to go on sale

Nonresident "regular" deer sold out for 2023, up to 1,500 nonresident white-tailed deer-only tags will go on sale at 10 a.m. MST on Jan. 12 online at Gooutdo...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
FSPW opens guided winter hikes season

Winter in the Scotchman Peaks area means a return of snow — lots of snow. And the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness is ready to take advantage of it.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Don't let a lack of gear stop you from waterfowl hunting

Waterfowl hunting has a reputation for being expensive, but hunters don’t need to shell out tons of money on a boat or a truckload of waterfowl gear to be su...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Youth gets first deer

Calling all hunters, share your trophy photos during hunting season and it just might end up in the next Outdoors page of the Daily Bee.

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Forest Health Program registration deadline nearing

Animals, plants, insects, and diseases can sometimes impede reforestation, wildlife habitat, or other forest stewardship goals. Current Topics in Forest Health is an annual program that updates forest owners, for...

Updated 2 months ago
Pair claim fall derby honors

Dan Spinosa finishes the derby as the official winner of the adult rainbow division with a 27.80-pound, 36 3/4 fish. In the adult mackinaw division, Shane O'...

Updated 2 months ago
Ice fishing is a fun way to extend your fishing season

Unless you’re a hockey player or margarita, ice can get a bad rap. It glazes your windshield, covers your driveways and makes the highways slicker than snot....

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Shotgunning workshop scheduled for Dec. 3

Area residents are invited to sign up now to learn the basics of shooting shotguns from NRA-certified instructors.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Mandatory Hunter Reports help IDFG track deer, elk herds

Deer, elk and pronghorn hunters are reminded their Mandatory Hunter Reports, are due within 10 days of their hunt ending. Hunters can download Idaho Fish and...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Nonresident deer, elk tags go on sale Dec. 1

Nonresident deer and elk tags for the upcoming 2023 hunting season go on sale starting at 10 a.m. MST on Dec. 1. Licenses and tags can be bought online at Go...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Thanksgiving Derby set to hit the water

Lake Pend Oreille Idaho Club's annual Thanksgiving Derby kicks off Saturday, the club's Dave Gillespie said. The derby runs Nov. 19-23, takes a day-long b...