Friday, December 09, 2022


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

Updated 3 days, 1 hour 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 b...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Shotgunning workshop date announced

Idaho Fish and Game staff along with NRA certified instructors will be teaching a "Successful Shotgunning" workshop on Oct. 22 at the Farragut Shooting Range...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Christmas tree permits available online

For the third season, the USDA Forest Service is selling Christmas tree permits online. The permits can be found through, which makes it mo...

Updated 1 month, 4 weeks ago
Reporting wildlife crimes – how to be a good witness

Citizens play a critical role in protecting wildlife by reporting violations

Updated 2 months ago
Autumn ecology, fall birding class set

Fall is a time of changes, when plants and animals start to prepare for the long winter months ahead. From September to November, some birds of prey known as...

Updated 2 months ago
Regulated trapping is part of Idaho’s heritage

Regulated trapping in Idaho is a legacy with deep cultural roots. Well before the days of statehood, trappers traversed much of Idaho’s mountains in pursuit ...

Updated 2 months ago
It's fall and that means it's pheasant time

Hunters can enjoy another year of pheasant hunting at two wildlife management areas in the Panhandle beginning in early October. Whether you are a new hun...

Updated 2 months ago
Reporting wildlife crimes – how to be a good witness

Citizens play a critical role in protecting wildlife by reporting violations.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
NISA hosting fishing programs

While they may not share their secret fishing spots, North Idaho Sportfishing Association anglers are giving a pair of fishing programs next week that offer ...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
USFS announces summer 2023 hiring

The Idaho Panhandle National Forests will begin hiring for the 2023 season. Applications are being accepted starting today, Sept. 29, for a range of posit...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Trail volunteers turn out for National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day is just around the corner — Saturday, Sept. 24, to be precise. And what better way to honor the day then by making your wild backya...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
One arrested after allegedly setting two fires

BONNERS FERRY —- Michael F. Mock, 30, is being charged with counts of arson in connection to a fire Monday night at Boundary County Fairgrounds and in connec...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Panhandle fire update for Sept. 15

With the recent precipitation which moved through the panhandle, wildland fire crews received some much-needed help on the many firelines they are currently ...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
State of the Scotchmans promises wilderness fun

Enter the State of the Scotchmans. A celebration of another year of wilderness work, the event features fun, games, music, and more. It all happens Sunday, S...

Updated 3 months ago
Students eligible for outdoor program

Back-to-school season means a new class of fourth graders are now eligible to enroll in Every Kid Outdoors, a federal program that provides up to a year of f...

Updated 3 months ago
Day honors area first responders, military personnel

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game in the Panhandle is celebrating first responders and military personnel at the Farragut Shooting Range Center on Sept. 11