Wednesday, April 21, 2021
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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 1 week, 1 day ago

Voices in the Wilderness

It's just another night on the extreme plein air backpack trip.

Updated 2 months ago
Getting outdoors in uncertain times — a reflection

Last April, seemingly an eternity ago, COVID-19 pandemic guidelines and restrictions created an uncertainty about whether we would enjoy our favorite outdoor...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Idaho wolf populations remain stable despite higher mortality

2020 was the second-year of statewide wolf population estimates based on remote camera surveys.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Anglers needed to collect steelhead broodstock on the South Fork Clearwater River

Since 2010, Idaho Department of Fish and Game has been recruiting volunteer anglers to catch adult steelhead from the South Fork Clearwater River. Hatcheries...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Community invited to join 'Winter Saunter'

Area residents are invited to come along on Saturday, Feb. 13 for Winter Saunter, a combination of safe space winter strolls, and road tours to observe and a...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Spring turkey controlled hunts application period underway

Hunters wanting to participate in this spring's controlled hunts for turkey can apply from Feb. 1 through March 1.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
IF&G keeps watchful eye on fawns, calves

Idaho big game hunters pursue deer and elk in the fall, and by winter most have put their guns and bows away for the season, and that’s when Fish and Game bi...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Antlerless moose tags to decline; sheep and goat tags to see minor changes

Fish and Game Commission on Jan. 28 set moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat seasons for 2021-22 during its meeting in Nampa.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
IPNF accepting applications for summer recreation events

Anyone wishing to host a recreation event on National Forest System lands in northern Idaho this summer has until the end of the month to submit an application for a recreation event permit.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Grizzly, 34, confirmed as Yellowstone region's known oldest

A 34-year-old grizzly bear captured in southwestern Wyoming has been confirmed as the oldest on record in the Yellowstone region, Wyoming wildlife officials ...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Montana lawmakers look at more ways to kill wolves

Two northwest Montana lawmakers are considering a number of bills that could moderately or significantly change the way Montana manages wolves.

Updated 3 months ago
Wildlife captures for multi-year research project set

Idaho Fish and Game is continuing to monitor and capture animals as part of a large multi-year research project.

Updated 3 months ago
KNPS hosting January talk on whitebark pine

Kinnikinnick Native Plant Society's monthly program features Christy Cleaver, a U.S. Forest Service plant pathologist.

Updated 3 months ago
Hike Scotchman Peak's winter wonderland

The snow is here, but that doesn’t mean the hiking season is over.

Updated 3 months ago
Wilderness comes home with Wild and Scenic Film Festival

The Wild and Scenic Film Festival features an annual lineup of the best nature films the world has to offer is back. It all happens in a new, virtual format ...

Updated 3 months, 1 week ago
Idaho’s wildlife collision salvage rule: what can you salvage?

Idaho's wildlife collision salvage rule went into effect in Idaho in 2012. This rule allows individuals to keep road-killed wildlife species classified as up...