Stories tagged: Rich Landers
Thu., March 14, 2019, 5 a.m.
Grand Canyon National Park, which is celebrating its centennial, is a monument to eye-catching natural beauty – and the value of government regulation, which deter miners, plans for dams, tramways …
Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 6 a.m.
Former Spokesman-Review Outdoors editor Rich Landers will be speaking at the Spokane Canoe & Kayak Club general meeting on Feb. 25.
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 6 a.m.
There’s no off-season for serious anglers, and that includes winter. Numb fingers and lines iced in the rod guides are surmountable deterrents to anglers who recognize that winter delivers special …
Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
Fall is a fine time for hiking as well as planning next season’s trips. New guidebooks devoted to trails and adventuring published this season feature expert insight on getting to …
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 12:29 p.m.
March is the time hikers bare their soles to lowland trails where most of the snow has disappeared and buttercups are blooming.
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
Former Spokesman-Review outdoors editor Rich Landers will talk about his career, Jan. 13.
Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Don Childress, a Sandpoint angler says an old, soft, fiberglass rod was the ticket to landing the Central Washington trout of a lifetime out of Rocky Ford Creek this month.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Only 18 anglers showed up on Tuesday night at Center Place in Spokane Valley for the meeting on proposals to simplify Washington’s fishing regulations. At first glance, the skimpy attendance …
Tue., June 27, 2017, 3:15 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review outdoors editor Rich Landers was awarded the Jade of Chiefs Award Monday at the Outdoor Writers Association of America annual conference in Duluth, Minn.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 1:51 p.m.
“I feel bad for the kid that goes out with his uncle and gets a buck the first time out hunting over bait. That’s the only way that kid knows …
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 9:23 p.m.
There’s no such thing as equal opportunity for orphaned wildlife such as bear cubs and cougar kittens. Most perish quickly in the wild while others are found, putting humans in …
Thu., Sept. 24, 2015
The powerful story of two bull elk fighting to their death for breeding dominance east of Coeur d’Alene has a mostly positive ending, although not for the herd’s gene pool. …
Thu., Aug. 7, 2014
A tiger musky officially weighed at 37 pounds, 14 ounces caught in Curlew Lake in Ferry County on July 25 is a state record for the species – pending the …
Thu., April 10, 2014
Spokane anglers Jim Kujala and Dave Ross kicked butt on Lake Roosevelt rainbows all winter, catching their five-fish daily limits in as little as 20 minutes occasionally with the help …
Thu., March 27, 2014
Chinook salmon were the topic of boom and gloom last week during the Big Horn Outdoor Adventure Show. Washington is forecast to be flooded with a record 1.6 million fall …
Thu., March 20, 2014
Pend Oreille County District Court has dinged Charles Isaiah Fraley, 27, of Ione $6,193 for using a rifle to kill a six-point bull elk during the September archery season. A …
Wed., Jan. 8, 2014, 8:53 p.m.
Rain runoff is clouding the region’s streams this week, but their murkiness isn’t even close to matching the jurisdictional dispute on the waters of Lake Roosevelt. Don and Christine Fisher …
Wed., Dec. 18, 2013, 8:09 p.m.
Trust is the operative word in the name of a nonprofit group that’s helping make the region a better place for fish and wildlife and people. “We work with landowners …
Wed., Oct. 16, 2013, 8:20 p.m.
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area boat launches will be reopened within a day after directives come down from Washington, D.C., if Congress ends the shutdown, said Superintendent Dan Foster.
Wed., May 22, 2013, 8:26 p.m.
I’m always prepared for the day my bird dog sniffs the business end of a skunk.
Wed., May 8, 2013, 8:53 p.m.
It’s unfortunate that birds don’t scream when they die; the din might catch our attention. The killing fields are all around us, from the glass windows in the city to …
Sun., April 28, 2013, 1:44 a.m.
Heading out on a trail for a day or even a few hours is one of life’s simplest active pleasures. Craving fresh air, wildflowers, wildlife and healthy exercise? Taking a …
Sun., April 28, 2013, 1:43 a.m.
Following are questions touching on subjects of importance to hikers. Answers at end.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2013, 10:20 p.m.
How Washington will handle the gray wolves that are moving into the state and expanding at a rapid rate is a work in progress.
Wed., Nov. 28, 2012, 9:10 p.m.
Duck breast on rice is a popular winter meal in the home of many waterfowlers. But “rice breast” is less appetizing. Even the pristine trout in Lake Roosevelt can have …
Wed., Aug. 22, 2012, 9:38 p.m.
John E. Moore isn’t content to catch a mess of fish out of a few honey holes. The Mount Vernon angler prefers the thrill of discovery, catching a few fish …
Thu., June 7, 2012
We have a lot to cover today, fishing instruction for adults, Turnbull elk hunting and the Sprague Lake Trout Derby. But first, let’s bow heads in a moment of silence …
Wed., June 29, 2011, 7:58 p.m.
Conditions are ripe for heading outdoors during the holiday weekend, but the field is by no means wide open for recreation.
Wed., May 25, 2011, 6:49 p.m.
Campers shouldn’t get their hopes too high for the Memorial Day holiday weekend, and they can’t set them too low, either.
Wed., April 27, 2011, 8:51 p.m.
It’s the gambling season for Washington big-game hunters.