Outdoors

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

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Great hunting, great challenges

Snake River is an accessible and excellent place to go after waterfowl.

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The Maiden Hunt Series: Gretchen and Henry

The Maiden Hunt Series: Gretchen and Henry

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Help catch poachers

Hunting season is underway

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Fish and Game proposes fee rules

Changes proposed for refunds, hunter ed

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Lake Pend Oreille sets new catch/release record for bull trout

Lake Pend Oreille sets new catch/release record bull trout

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Smith Creek: Tales of a favorite drainage

Everyone should have a favorite drainage to pursue their outdoor activities. Smith Creek, in Boundary County, checks all of the boxes for me.

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IDFG seeks information on poached elk

Idaho Department of Fish & Game is seeking information on a poached bull elk discovered off Clagstone Road on Tuesday.

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State's steelhead run better than last year

“What is very different this year from these past three years is 75% of the returning steelhead spent two or three years in the ocean,” DuPont said.

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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...

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Research sheds light on steelhead survival

Cash tags should entice angler participation in study

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IDFG: More sockeye return to Redfish than in years past

As of Monday, 16 sockeye salmon had made it back to Redfish Lake in central Idaho.

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Forget the shotgun, get a fly rod holder!

Windshield wipers are made for bugs and dust.

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Easement protects bighorn sheep habitat along the Snake River

A conservation easement on a 2,900-acre Snake River ranch will help preserve important bighorn sheep habitat.

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Hunters can get certified before fall

Beginning hunters interested in hunting in Idaho this fall who have not taken a required hunter education or a bow hunter education course may complete an online course in time to receive their certification, buy...

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Backcountry hiking with fish in a bag

Like an anxious family gathered around the tree on Christmas morning, several Idaho Fish and Game employees stood next to a pickup truck at the Sage Junction...

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Swan tags are available for first time in Idaho

Idaho hunters are now able to purchase swan tags. The tags went on sale last week.