Wednesday, May 18, 2022
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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 6 days, 15 hours ago

Kit Price Campground to reopen

Improvements include new fire rings, picnic tables, restrooms, shade structures, and water holding tank

Updated 6 days, 15 hours ago
Tracking walleye in Lake Pend Oreille

Anglers can find walleye distributed primarily in three areas known to have spawning activity

Updated 6 days, 15 hours ago
Two bull elk killed and left to waste near Kerr Lake in North Idaho

The elk were found in a private agricultural field near a county road

Updated 6 days, 15 hours ago
Glacier National Park names new superintendent

Roemer comes to Glacier National Park after spending the past 11 years at Redwoods National and State Parks in California

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Annual walleye netting on Lake Pend Oreille complete

Biologists use two techniques to manage walleye populations – gillnetting and incentivizing angers to catch and keep walleye

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
This grizzly family comes with paparazzi

99 had one encounter with a hiker in 2007 when the man — a friend of mine from Lander — stumbled upon her with her cubs feeding on an elk carcass

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Spring Migration Birding Day May 7 in Libby

Birding class set

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Vital Ground completes conservation of key wetlands and grizzly habitat in North Idaho

Vital Ground will continue to pay property taxes on its holdings

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Lake Pend Oreille, Pend Oreille River creel surveys in Panhandle begin

The creel survey is designed to take a broader look at the Pend Oreille angling population

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Early visitation numbers indicate another busy year for Glacier

Overall, the park has seen 60,175 visitors so far in 2022, second only to last year’s 71,752 through March

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Handguns 101 skills course will be hosted at Farragut

The class is geared toward new or potential gun owners

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
In pursuit of rare owls in Glacier National Park

According to Bate, biologists around Montana really began delving into the mystery of the state’s owl population in 2014

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Clark Fork Driftyard access site reopens

Thousands of willow trees have been planted to help reduce erosion

Updated 1 month ago
Be Beary careful

Season opens April 15 in many units, and some backcountry units opened April 1

Updated 1 month ago
Fish and Game dispatches five wild elk that entered a domestic elk farm

Each wild elk will be tested for chronic wasting disease, and if found negative, the meat will be donated to a local food bank